RE: Galleries & Museums in New York City - Photography
How about the Museum of Modern Arts? Is it good? I have visited it only once
but that was, hmmm, maybe 15 years ago or longer, so my memory is fading. I
can't remember anything I saw except maybe a toilet bowl mounted on the
wall. Isn't it the first museum in the world that collects photographs as
arts, or something like that?
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> From: Judy Seigel [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2007 1:18 AM
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> Subject: Re: Galleries & Museums in New York City - Photography
> I have the Photo Review July/August exhibition calendar in
> hand, but -- not that it means much since I am a notorious
> pill, I've marked very few (and seen none).
> There's Atget at Zabriskie Gallery, 41 E 57 St
> A couple of shows at ICP , including "Chim: Photographs by
> David Seymour"
> Jerome Liebling "The Grace of Being" at Howard Greenberg, 41 E 57th St
> and Susan Meiselas "Pandora's Box" at Cohen Amador, 41 E 57th
> (I have no clue what that's about but she's an interesting
> But be advised that,
> A: in summer most galleries do group shows and B: the best
> use of those 4 days is still the Metropolitan Museum. It so
> happens there's a show at the Met titled "Hidden in Plain
> Sight: Contemporary Photographs," which I've read reviews of
> that I forget now. But the Met, aside from lots of glorious
> ART which he may not see elsewhere, has two small photo
> galleries which usually have stuff worth seeing -- and ALWAYS
> an interesting selection of prints old and new in the hallway
> leading to those galleries.
> The New York Public Library at 42nd Street & 5th Avenue often
> has corridor shows from its own collection, and "Photography"
> (formerly "Photography in New York," if I recall correctly)
> is now on line, so he can find out what's on without any
> interference from cranks.
> On Mon, 13 Aug 2007, Ender100@aol.com wrote:
> > I have a student from Budapest who will have a 4 day
> layover in New York City
> > when he is returning home. He would love to know what
> galleries and museums
> > he should visit for photography.
> > Thanks in advance!
> > Best Wishes,
> > Mark Nelson
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