November 1, 2011

City Life Photo Exhibit at Jewish Museum, Manhattan

The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951
Opening November 4

The Radical Camera offers a comprehensive look at the Photo League, a group of politically engaged street photographers who captured city life from the end of the Great Depression to the start of the Cold War. Featuring more than 140 works by some of the most noted 20th-century photographers, including Berenice Abbott, Sid Grossman, Lisette Model, Aaron Siskind, Paul Strand, and Weegee. Photo by Sid Grossmna, Coney Island, c. 1947

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