Hamburg Kennedy Photographs

Richard Avedon

(American, 1923–2004)

dovima by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

Dovima

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janis joplin, singer, port arthur, texas, august 28, 1969 by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

Janis Joplin, singer, Port Arthur, Texas, August 28, 1969

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times square, new york city, november 22, 1963 by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

Times Square, New York City, November 22, 1963, 2003

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untitled by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

Untitled

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untitled by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

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untitled by richard avedon

Richard Avedon

Untitled

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Biography

Timeline

1923
Born in New York, USA
1942 - 1944
Served in the U.S. Merchant Marines
1985
Named Photographer of the Year, American Society of Magazine Photographers
1986 - 1987
Recipient, Certificate of Recognition, Visiting Artist, Harvard University
1989
Awarded Honorary Doctorate, Royal College of Art, London, England
1993
Recipient, Master of Photography Award, International Center of Photography
Awarded Honorary Doctorate, Kenyon College
1994
"EVIDENCE" is awarded Prix Nadar by the Bibliotheque Nationale for "Best Photographic Book"
Awarded Honorary Doctorate, Parsons School of Design
1996
Recipient Humanitarian Award, Mental Health Association of New York City

Exhibitions

2007
"Americans: Meisterwerke amerikanischer Fotografie von 1940 bis heute," Kunsthalle Wien (Halle 1, Halle 2), Vienna, Austria
"The Heartbeat of Fashion: Sammlung F. C. Gundlach," Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
2006
"Eye of the Beholder," Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, USA
"Brighton Photo Biennial," Brighton, England
"In the American West: Photographs by Richard Avedon," Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, USA
"American Icons," Corkin Shopland Gallery, Toronto, Canada
"Rostros y Máscaras," Museo de Arte Abstracto Español, Cuenca, Spain
"Richard Avedon," Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, USA
"FABULOUS PHOTOGRAPHIC EPHEMERA," The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, USA
"Summer of Love Art of the Psychedelic Era," Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England

Public Collections

FAIF Collection, Zurich, Switzerland