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Peter Sekaer, American pictures

Peter Sekaer

Peter Sekaer, American pictures

by Peter Sekaer

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Published by Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, in association with Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York in Andover, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sekaer, Peter, -- 1901-1950 -- Exhibitions,
  • Documentary photography -- United States -- Exhibitions,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945 -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican pictures
    GenreExhibitions, Pictorial works
    ContributionsKemmerer, Allison N, Addison Gallery of American Art, Howard Greenberg Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16969896M
    ISBN 101879886456

    Peter Sekaer: American Pictures. May 8-J From May 8 to J , the Addison Gallery of American Art proudly presents Peter Sekaer: American landmark exhibition, organized in association with the Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York, is the first American museum exhibition of this social documentary photographer of the s and s. Buy Peter Sekaer American Pictures by Allison Kemmerer () by Allison Kemmerer (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Allison Kemmerer.

      If Adams’ book calls us to reflect on the dire state of the American dream amidst a failure of capitalism, Sekaer’s images, with their precise details of poverty and lack of poetic intrusions, show us what this failure looks like. The Danish documentary photographer Peter Sekaer ( ) was one of the key contributors to U.S. government photographic projects during the Great Depression. Sekaer photographed alongside Walker Evans in the American South during the Farm Security Administration years, and photographs by the two are sometimes indistinguishable.

    Title: [Walker Evans with View Camera] Artist: Peter Sekaer (American (born Denmark), Copenhagen – Ardsley, New York) Date: ca. Medium: Gelatin silver print Dimensions: x cm. (8 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.) Classification: Photographs Credit Line: Gift of Elisabeth Sekaer Rothschild and Christina Sekaer, Gift of Elisabeth Sekaer.   PETER SEKAER ( to ) was a fine photographer but not a famous one, and the show of his prints in the Esther Raushenbush Library, at .


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American Pictures book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Like Walker Evans and Ben Shahn, Danish born photographer Peter Sekaer (5/5(1). Compare book prices from overbooksellers.

Find American Pictures () by Sekaer, Peter.5/5(1). Peter Sekaer, American pictures by Peter Sekaer,Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, in association with Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York edition, in English. Like Walker Evans and Ben Shahn, Danish born photographer Peter Sekaer () belongs to the generation of documentary photographers in the s who combined personal commitment to social change with high artistic expression.

Though exhibited during his lifetime, Sekaer's work has been unjustly overlooked since his death. This is the first. Published in conjunction with the exhibition, Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, March May 1, ; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover.

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Peter Sekaer American Pictures by Kemmerer, Allison. New; paperback; Condition American pictures book ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Get this from a library. Peter Sekaer, American pictures. [Peter Sekaer; Allison N Kemmerer; Addison Gallery of American Art.; Howard Greenberg Gallery (New York, N.Y.)].

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First of all, this is a handsome book: well designed, beautifully printed, and like all Steidl books, solidly produced.

I had known of Peter Sekaer, traveling companion of Walker Evans, and had always thought of his photographs as derivative of the work of his great FSA photographer friend/5(5).

American Pictures by Peter Sekaer. Distributed Art Pub Inc. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

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See more ideas about Berenice abbott, Ben shahn and African sculptures pins. Pete Sekaer American Pictures, a small catalog published in by the Howard Greenberg Gallery and the Addison Gallery of Art, describes this fascinating time in American photography.

Since Evans and Sekaer were traveling together, they wound up photographing some of the same buildings and landscapes.

American Pictures Peter Sekaer. Back. Often compared with Walker Evans, Peter Sekaer's photographs contained a similar tension between the documentary and personal urges. Though often exhibited duing his lifetime, it is only with this publication, and the touring show from which it is drawn, that his brilliant depression era images are being.

Jacob Riis, Peter Sekaer, and Jacob Holdt on poverty in the US. His book American Pictures (the first Danish edition was called Amerikanske Billerder) was a wake up call towards a complacent society ignorant of the effects of economic and social inaction.

It holds a mirror up to our inability to communicate past our own self interest and. Peter Sekaer American Pictures (1st Edition) by Allison N. Kemmerer, Peter Sekaer Paperback, 56 Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / Product Description: Often compared with Walker Evans, Peter Sekaer's photographs contained a simila.

Peter Sekaer becomes Walker Evans's assistant; they work on a portfolio of African sculpture photographs commissioned by The Museum of Modern Art At location: Walker Evans, Peter Sekaer.

Peter Sekaer () was born in Copenhagen, Denmark and immigrated to the United States in After successfully operating a printing business in New York City producing posters, advertisements and window displays, he enrolled in the Art Students League in to study painting.

Sekaer’s estate has also consigned photos to Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York. The High Museum acquired 53 Sekaer images there.

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Free shipping for many products! Exhibit contains 87 of Peter Sekaer's Depression-era photos His "genuine compassion and curiosity" comes through, curator says The resilience of American rural workers is revealed.