Jacques Henri Lartigue

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Jacques Henri Lartigue was 69 years old in 1963 when he first presented a selection of his many photographs taken throughout his life at New York’s Museum of Modern Art. That same year, there was a photo spread of his work in the famous Life Magazine issue commemorating the death of John Fitzgerald..

Eikoh Hosoe

Gallery BIoGRAPHY For over fifty years, internationally acclaimed photographer Eikoh Hosoe has been producing cutting edge works demonstrating a unique mastery of the photographic medium. Early on in his career he abandoned the documentary style prevalent in the post-war years and produced work that breathed a sense of experimentation and freedom into photography. By calling..

Erich Hartmann

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Born 1922 in Munich, Germany, Erich Hartmann was sixteen when he came with his family in 1938 to Albany, New York, refugees from Nazi Germany. The only English speaker in the family, he worked in a textile mill, attending evening high school and later taking night courses at Siena College. When the U...

Philippe Halsman

Gallery AUTOBIoGRAPHY | Chronology My father was a dentist, and my mother gave up her profession as a teacher when I was born. This event, so important for me, happened on May 2, 1906, in Riga, Latvia. Riga was a highly civilized old city of 300,000 inhabitants. It had museums, an opera, three repertory theaters,..

Gundula Friese

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Born in 1959 in Magdeburg, currently living in Berlin. Gundula Friese studied photography at the Academy of Visual Arts in Leipzig as well as Sound and Video design at the Berlin Academy of Digital Media. Her work has been shown in numerous international exhibitions. Gundula Friese was drawn to photography early in life...

Thomas Dworzak

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Thomas Dworzak was born 1972 in Koetzting near Cham, in the Bavarian Forest in Germany. During and after finishing Highschool, Robert Schuman Gymnasium, (specialized in History, English and French) in 1991, he started to travel and photograph in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. After living in Avila, Prague and Moscow studying Spanish,..

Édouard Boubat

Gallery BIoGRAPHY Undertaken from a humanist perspective, his numerous travels and reportages around the entire world bestow a universal dimension onto his work. His mastery of the black-and-white image was at the service of an omnipresent poetry. Jacques Prévert wrote, “In the most faraway lands, Boubat seeks and finds oases. He is a peace correspondent.  (Bernard Boubat) 1923 –..