Alfred Stieglitz  (American, 1864-1946) 

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Alfred Stieglitz Biography
1864   Born in Hoboken, New Jersey
1881   Travels to Germany to study engineering
1890   Returns to the United States
1903   Founds and works as editor for 'Camera Work', an elegantly designed journal that included cogent discussion of photography and the other arts
1902 - 1917   Founds Photo-Secession (Gallery 291) with Edward Steichen at 291 Fifth Avenue in New York
1924   Marries Georgia O'Keeffe
1946   Died in New York City
Selected Exhibitions
2008 - 2009   Oct. 12 - March 15, "Oceans, Rivers, and Skies: Ansel Adams, Robert Adams, and Alfred Stieglitz", National Gallery of Art, US
1999   April 16 - July 11, "Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe & American Modernism", Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
1996   Sept. 14 - Dec. 19, "Alfred Stieglitz and Early Modern Photography", Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
1947   June 10 - Sept. 21, "Alfred Stieglitz Exhibition: His Photographs", Museum of Modern Art, NY