Exhibition%20of%20rare%20and%20important%20photographs%20by%20European%20and%20American%20artists%20opens%20at%20Edwynn%20Houk%20Gallery

Edwynn Houk Gallery announces an exhibition of rare and important photographs by European and American artists between the World Wars. The exhibition opened on 9 April 2015 and continue through 16 May 2015. The photographs in this exhibition by Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Alexander Rodchenko, Edward Weston, and 25 other artists, represent the technological, architectural, and psychological revolutions of the modern age. Now considered icons of their era, these works revealed a drastically new vision, with profound and lasting influence. Artists were quick to respond to the effect of rising skyscrapers, faster cars and mechanized communications with a new freedom of experimentation. Modernist photographers used radically unconventional viewpoints to express the explosion of growth and energy of cities. They also employed many technological discoveries including photograms, solarizations, and photomontage. Introspection, dynamism, a

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