Tag Archives: Elliott Erwitt

The Beach Awaits

August is here, which means there is only a month left of summer. Time to get to the beach! Elliott Erwitt, Waves, Brighton, 1956 (20.1983) Elliott Erwitt, Beach Group, Sylt, West Germany, 1968 (332.1981) Elliott Erwitt, Amagansett, New York, 1969 … Continue reading

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Love Me, Love My Dog

Filling the role of Man’s Best Friend below are some featured pups being embraced, ogled, petted, held, hugged, and loved by their owners. Dogs with style: Chim (David Seymour), [Peggy Guggenheim on the Grand Canal, Venice], 1950 (354.1982) Dogs with … Continue reading

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Focus on Fashion: Footwear

Edward Steichen, [Shoes], 1930 (698.2000) David Seidner, Martial & Armand, 1990 (2007.69.4) Ferenc Berko, Woman’s Legs, Brookfield Zoo, October 1950 (595.1993) Elliott Erwitt, New York City, 1974 (743.1986) Chris Collins, Mouse in Shoe, 1990 (278.1991)

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Man’s Best Friend

Robert Capa, [Sitting volunteer and dog, farewell ceremony for the International Brigades, Les Masies, Spain], October 25, 1938 One day, while sorting through some boxes of Robert Capa’s photographs of the Spanish Civil WarI came across an image of a … Continue reading

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Dog Fancy

Richard Avedon, [Contact sheet of Marilyn Monroe posing with dog], 1958 Elliott Erwitt, Paris, 1951 Elliott Erwitt, Man and Dog, South Carolina, 1962 Weegee, [Smokey, covered with a rubber coat and sheltered by a bystander’s umbrella, waiting for water tower … Continue reading

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Beauty Knows No Pain

Elliott Erwitt, recipient of the 2011 ICP Infinity Lifetime Achievement Award and featured artist in ICP’s upcoming exhibition, has also worn the hat of film director. One of his early films, Beauty Knows No Pain (1972), is a short documentary … Continue reading

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Elliott Erwitt: Winner of the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award

Elliott Erwitt, Bakersfield, California, 1983 Elliott Erwitt, Diana, New York, 1949 Elliott Erwitt, Cracked Glass with Boy, Colorado, 1955 Elliott Erwitt, St. Tropez, 1968 Elliott Erwitt, Bratsk, Siberia, 1967 Congratulations to Elliott Erwitt, who will be presented with the 2011 … Continue reading

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It’s Too Darn Hot

Garry Winogrand, Woman sunbathing beside the pool, seen from above, 1975,  from Women are Beautiful, 1981 Tod Papageorge, Man in Grass, 1981 Martin Munkácsi, [Woman sunbathing], 1935 Lisette Model, Coney Island Bather, Reclining, ca. 1939–41 Henri Cartier-Bresson, Dieppe, France, 1926 … Continue reading

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