R.F.K. leads the St. Patrick’s Day Parade up
June 5, 2018
© Vivian Cherry. Courtesy of Daniel Cooney Fine Art.
June 4, 2018
L’écrin du rajah aka The Rajah’s Casket (di. Gaston Velle: Pathé Frères, France, 1906). From Dreaming in Color: The Davide Turconi Collection of Early Cinema.
May 15, 2018
Marcel Duchamp, NYC, 1942. © Arnold Newman Properties/Getty Images, courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York.
May 14, 2018
A portrait made in Sanlé Sory’s studio, Volta Photo, where he provided backdrops and props emphasizing his subjects’ modern sophistication. © Ibrahima Sanlé Sory/The Art Institute of Chicago, gift of the artist. Courtesy of Florent Mazzoleni
May 7, 2018
Stanley Kubrick, a
partygoer wearing a
Cubist headdress, from
the 1949 article titled
Beaux Arts Ball”
May 3, 2018
Dan Esgro. Bella Lewitzky Dance Company, c. 1970–80. (From the Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division)
April 23, 2018
Charlotte Maxeke (née Manye), The African Choir. London, 1891. By London Stereoscopic Company. Courtesy ©Hulton Archive/Getty Images.
March 16, 2018
Bill Owens: "I don't feel that Richie playing with guns will have a negative effect on his personality. (He already wants to be a policeman). His childhood gun-playing won't make him into a cop-shooter. By playing with guns he learns to socialize with other children." From Suburbia, 1972, gelatin silver print, 10 in. x 8 in., Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, gift of Katherine D. and Stephen C. Sherrill.
March 14, 2018
Charles "Teenie" Harris,
Medic soldier with cross arm band and flag, seated on duffel bag, c. 1930-1950, Carnegie Museum of Art, Heinz Family Fund
February 19, 2018
Frida Kahlo by Lola Álvarez Bravo, ca. 1944 ©Frida Kahlo Museum
February 6, 2018
Al Smith’s “Jitterbug Couple,” 1944. For decades, Smith photographed Seattle music venues and community events, creating an archive of African American life. © Al Smith/MOHAI, Al Smith Collection
February 1, 2018