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Bert Stern

(American, 1929–2013)

marilyn topless (arms raised) by bert stern

Bert Stern

Marilyn Topless (Arms Raised), 1962

marilyn with pink roses by bert stern

Bert Stern

Marilyn with Pink Roses, 1962–printed: 2012

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marilyn: dior dress (from the last sitting, commissioned by vogue magazine) by bert stern

Bert Stern

Marilyn: Dior Dress (from The Last Sitting, commissioned by Vogue Magazine), 1962–2010

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Biography

Timeline

1929
Born in Brooklyn, USA
1946 - 1948
Assistant to Hershel Bramson, the art director for Look magazine
1949 - 1951
Art director for Mayfair magazine
1954
Editor for Fashion and Travel magazine
Opened his first studio in New York
1971 - 1975
Lived in Spain
Lives and works in New York, USA

Exhibitions

2010
Bert Stern and I, Chady Art Gallery, Miami, USA
2007
Stern in Stern, Staley - Wise, New York, USA
Iknonen der Leinwand, Ernst Barlach Museum, Wedel, Germany
2006
Der Pirelli-Kalender: Provokation und Mythos, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
I Wanna Be Loved By You: Photographs of Marilyn Monroe, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, USA
2005
I Wanna Be Loved By You: Photographs of Marilyn Monroe, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, USA
Superstars: Das Prinzip Prominenz, Von Warhol bis Madonna, Kunsthalle Wien (Halle 1, Halle 2), Vienna, Austria
2004
Das Wunder Mensch/Parameter of Life, Museum Moderner Kunst-Stiftung Wörlen, Passau, Germany
Marilyn: From Anastasi to Weegee, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA
2002
Buds, Blooms & Blossoms, Staley • Wise, New York, USA
Bert Stern-Marilyn Monroe: The Last Sitting, Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
Marylin Marylin, LEVY, Hamburg, Germany
2001
Marilyn Monroe: The Last Sitting. Fotos von Bert Stern, Städtische Galerie Villa Zanders, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
2000
Marilyn Monroe: 36 Fotografien, Thomas Ladengalerie, Munich, Germany
1999
Bert Stern-Marilyn Monroe: The Last Sitting, Ludwig Museum im Deutschherrenhaus, Koblenz, Germany