Fifteen Photographs (1974)

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Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1958

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, World's Fair, New York City, New York, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Texas State Fair, Dallas, Texas, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Staten Island Ferry, New York City, New York, 1971

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, San Marcos, Texas, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, New York City, New York, 1970

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Metropolitan Museum of Art Centennial Ball, New York City, New York, 1969

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Los Angeles, California, 1969

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Klamath River, California, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Dallas, Texas, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Coney Island, New York City, New York, 1952

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Central Park Zoo, New York City, New York, 1962

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, Central Park Zoo, New York City, New York, 1967

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry

Fifteen Photographs, American Legion Convention, Dallas, Texas, 1964

gelatin silver print

8 1/2 x 13 in. (21.6 x 33 cm)

Winogrand, Garry
               American, 1928-1984

 

Garry Winogrand was a photographer, born in New York City. He was a proponent and practitioner of street photography. During his career he received three Guggenheim Fellowship Awards (1964, 1969, and 1979) and a National Endowment of the Arts Award in 1979. He made his first notable appearance in 1963 at an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York City. In 1967 he participated in a show called "New Documents" at MOMA with Diane Arbus and Lee Friedlander. 

 

 

 

Winogrand studied painting at City College of New York and later studied painting and photography at Columbia University in New York City in 1948. He also attended a photojournalism class taught by Alexey Brodovitch at the New School for Social Research in New York City in 1951. Garry Winogrand was influenced by Walker Evans and Robert Frank and their respective publications 'American Photographs' and 'The Americans'. Winogrand was known for his portrayal of America in the early 1960s and his interest in social issues of the day and in the role of media in shaping attitudes.