Aaron Siskind | the artist

The artist Aaron Siskind
Born Dec 4 1903, New York city, USA.
Died Febr 8 1991, Providence RI, USA.
Style and technique of the artist: Photography,

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Aaron Siskind Foundation.

Metropolitan Museum of Art


Aaron Siskind, born in New York City in 1903, began his photography career in the 1930s with documentary work. A member of the Photo League in New York in 1930, his early work reveals an interest in formal composition...

In the early 1940s, Siskind’s work became increasingly abstract, and eventually he abandoned the documentary style seen in the Harlem photographs...