Manuel Alvarez Bravo

(Mexican, 1902–2002)

(retrato de lo eterno), portrait of the eternal by manuel alvarez bravo

Manuel Alvarez Bravo

(Retrato de lo eterno), Portrait of the Eternal, 1935

caja de vision (box of visions - stereoviewer) by manuel alvarez bravo

Manuel Alvarez Bravo

Caja de vision (Box of Visions - Stereoviewer), 1938

el trapo negro (the black cloth) by manuel alvarez bravo

Manuel Alvarez Bravo

El Trapo negro (The Black Cloth), 1986

la buena fama durmiendo (good reputation sleeping) by manuel alvarez bravo

Manuel Alvarez Bravo

La Buena Fama Durmiendo (Good Reputation Sleeping), 1938

Biography

Timeline

1902
Born Mexico City
1929 - 1940
Academia San Carlo
Lived and worked in Coyoacan

Exhibitions

2004
with Henri Cartier-Bresson and Walker Evans, Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris, France
2002
Exhibition celebrating the hundred birth of the artist, Museo Nacional de Arte, Mexico city, Mexico (solo)
Art Museum, Macao, China
2001
Otras Cosas: Mexican Modern Abstractions, The Mexican Cultural Institute of Washington DC
retrospective, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California, United States
2000
Manuel Alvarez Bravo: Espacios y Formas, Rose Gallery Los Angeles, CA
Manuel Alvarez Bravo: Light Forms, Throckmorton Fine Art New York, NY
Otras Cosas: Mexican Modern Abstractions, The Mexican Cultural Institute of New York Fred Jones, Jr. Museum of Art
1998
Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Museuo de Arte Caracas and Monterey
Five Decades of Mecian Photography, The University of Texas San Antonio Art Gallery
1997
Five Decades of Mexican Photography, Mexican Cultural Institute of New York
Manuel Alvarez Bravi: variaciones 1995-1997, Whitkin Gallery New York, NY
1978
Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington DC