Twilight Visions: Surrealism, Photography, and Paris
International Center of Photography
1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036

January 29- May 9, 2010


Twilight Visions: Surrealism, Photography, and Paris, a portrait of a city in transition as seen through the eyes of Brassaï, André Kertész, Ilse Bing, Man Ray, and others, will be on view at the International Center of Photography from January 29 through May 9, 2010. Organized by guest curator Therese Lichtenstein, Twilight Visions offers a unique insight into the impact of the Surrealist aesthetic on those photographers working in Paris in the 1920’s and ‘30s. Presenting over 150 photographs, magazines, films, and ephemera of the period, the exhibition highlights the visionary role that photographers played in both the avant-garde art world of Paris and in the rise of a new mass-media culture.


Eiffel Tower. Ilse Bing 1934

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