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ICONIC FIGURES AND HISTORIC MOMENTS

Naggar / Corbijn / Stock

Dennis Stock: Time Is On Your Side

A member of the historic Magnum Photos cooperative, Dennis Stock took classic portraits of actors, jazz singers, and hippies, as well as photographs of the natural beauty of Hawaii, the Far East, Japan, and Alaska.

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MAJOR RETROSPECTIVE

Rebecca Morse

Larry Sultan

This first comprehensive overview of celebrated photographer Larry Sultan’s work accompanies a major retrospective and features work from every significant series, including Homeland, his most recent body of work.

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TOY AND NOVELTY CAMERAS

Salyers / Poole

Camera Crazy

The introduction of Kodak’s Brownie (the world’s first simple, low-cost camera) in 1900 made photography accessible to the masses. Soon everyone had a camera, and snapshots became the most popular means of capturing a time, place, or memory.

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CITY OF LIGHT

Christopher Thomas

Paris

Imagine an entirely empty Louvre, or the Eiffel Tower minus the lines of tourists waiting to ascend. By taking advantage of the late night and early morning hours of a notoriously busy city, Christopher Thomas is able to capture familiar sights devoid of people.

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