Tag Archives: 1978

Merce Cunningham

Barbara Morgan, Merce Cunningham – Totem Ancestor, 1942 (545.1986) (Totem Ancestor: Choreography: Merce Cunningham; Music: John Cage; Costumes: Charlotte Trowbridge) Arnold Eagle, Merce Cunningham in Appalachian Spring, Martha Graham Company, 1944 (552.1987) (Appalachian Spring: Choreography: Martha Graham; Music: Aaron Copland; … Continue reading

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Summer solstice

Wu Yinxian, Fisherman’s evening song, Guangxi, 1982 (177.1988) Harold Feinstein, Twin Delaware Sun, New Hope, Pa., 1963 (592.1982) Vitaly Butyrin, Young World, 1983 (1092.1986) Vitaly Butyrin, Requiem in Memoriam of V.S., 1983 (1089.1986) Soichi Kiyooka, Nikko, Tochigi, 1974 (21.1994) Paul … Continue reading

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Louise Lawler

Louise Lawler, [Installation at Artists Space, New York], 1978 (2008.117.14) Louise Lawler, [Installation at Artists Space, New York], 1978 (2008.117.13) Louise Lawler, [Installation at Artists Space, New York], 1978 (2008.117.12) Louise Lawler at ICP, May 14th, 1986. For more about … Continue reading

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Year of the Dog (5)

Anatol Josepho, [Self-portrait of Anatol Josepho (inventor of the photo booth) with terrier], 1928-30 (2008.8.1) Martin Munkacsi, [Martin and Alice Munkacsi with dog], ca. 1932 (2007.110.1219) Gisele Freund, Three generations of Joyces. James Joyce, seated, Giorgio standing, and Stephen playing … Continue reading

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Water is Work

Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940), [Worker soaking silk skeins in boiled water to free it of gum, Madison Silk Company in Barnert Mills, Paterson, New Jersey], March 1937, (856.1975) Henry Ries (1917-2004), Restoration of Ancient Books, September 1948 (354.1990) Henri Cartier-Bresson … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day 2016

Margaretta K. Mitchell, Ruth Bernhard, 1978 (28.1983) Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006). Ruth Bernhard lives in the upstairs flat of a narrow white Victorian house in San Francisco. The staircase runs straight to the top, where both long walls are hung with … Continue reading

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