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Danny Lyon - NJ3

The exhibition assembled approximately 175 photographs, related films and ephemera to highlight lyon’s concern with social and political issues. Photographer and Filmmaker, Danny Lyon was a leading figure in the American Street Photography movement of the 1960’s  capturing images of his subjects and personally getting to know them. 273 more words

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Age is Abstract

She sold her first painting at the tender age of 89. She turned 101 years old in May. And now, Carmen Herrera, born in Havana, Cuba in 1915, finds herself with a career retrospective at the fabled Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. 311 more words

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Pray

I’d taken a taxi from Penn Station to our hotel in Battery Park City—an area newly rebuilt since the destruction on 9/11. After checking in, I took another cab to meet my daughter at… 325 more words

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Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight at Whitney Museum of American Art, September 16, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight is the first museum exhibition of this groundbreaking artist in New York City in nearly two decades. It focuses on the years 1948-1978, the period during which Herrera developed her signature, hard-edged style. 560 more words

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“Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight” Opens Today

The exhibition entitled “Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight” opens today, September 16, 2016, at the Whitney Museum of American Art in Chelsea, New York, where it runs through January 2.  390 more words

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A Carmen Herrera Solo Exhibition at the Whitney

Randy Kennedy recently wrote about today’s opening of Cuban artist Carmen Herrera’s solo exhibition “Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight,” opening today at the Whitney Museum of American Art… 212 more words

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