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Photographic Portraits from Baselitz to Warhol
October 4, 2018 @ 11:00 - 13:00
In celebration of EMOP, European Month of Photography (September 28-October 31), join us for
Photographic Portraits from Baselitz to Warhol. Platen Collection at the Museum for Fotografie.
Featuring around 180 works from 1917 to 2000, this exhibition highlights the variety of photographic portraits of artists, while also giving an overview of the Who’s Who of art history in the last century. It features portraits of illustrious artists like Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí, Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons and Marina Abramović, produced by an equally broad range of photographers, both famous or lesser known, including Berenice Abbott, Brassaï, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Helga Fietz and Jérôme Schlomoff. The works are from the Platen Collection.
The Museum of Fotographie also houses the Helmut Newton Foundation, which has the permanent exhibition of Newton’s “Private Property” and currently hosting the visiting exhibit “Between Art & Fashion, from the collection of Carla Sozzani“.
RSVP to email@example.com – we’ll meet at the door and go in together.