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Magazine and Book Photographer and Writer Art Shay Dies of Heart Failure at 96

Photographer Art Shay died April 28th of heart failure in Deerfield, IL. He was 96.

Born in the Bronx in 1922, Shay photographed many famous personalities on over 1,500 freelance…

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Featured Exhibit

Dorothy Norman: Simplicity, Elegance and a Modernist Eye for Photography

By Alex Novak

Dorothy Norman was born in Philadelphia, PA on March 28, 1905. She was educated at Smith College, Northampton, MA and at the University of Pennsylvania. In…

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Collecting Resources

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY: TRUTH & THE BURDEN OF REALITY

There has been a tremendous amount of discussion in the popular press lately about photography's relationship with reality.   The recent discovery that a Lebanese freelance photographer with more than a decade…

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