Diane Arbus | the artist

The artist Diane Arbus
Born March 14, 1923, New York, USA.
Died July 26 1971 New York.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,

Arbus received Guggenheim Fellowships in 1963 and 1966 and was included in a major show at MOMA in 1967. But her work entered the realm of near-myth after her 1971 suicid.

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Arbusís influence derives largely from a perceived status as one of the first great photographers to be guided to such a great extent by a form of subconscious instinct and intuition…
a pivotal and controversial figure in American photography in the 1960s, is well known for her direct photographs of people on the edge of societal acceptance…
Untitled (Marcella Matthaei)

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