News about Irving Penn
DALLAS – The Dallas Museum of Art presents “Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty,” the first retrospective of Penn’s work in nearly 20 years, which will celebrate his legacy as a modern master and reveal the full expressive range of his work.
ESSEX COUNTY, UK – A rare and distinctive print of two ginkgo leaves taken by American photographer Irving Penn is being sold by Sworders in the 20th Century Art and Design sale on Tuesday, Jan. 27. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Intenet live bidding. The iconic artwork is a highlight of the sale and is expected to […]
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Smithsonian American Art Museum is acquiring 100 photographs by the acclaimed portrait and fashion photographer Irving Penn. The museum announced Friday that the Irving Penn Foundation was giving the Smithsonian a collection that includes rare street photographs from the 1930s and 1940s, images of postwar Europe and some of Penn’s most […]
HOUSTON — Through February 12, 2023, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present Alberto Giacometti: Toward the Ultimate Figure, an ensemble of 60 masterpieces highlighting the artist’s major achievements of the postwar years (1945-66). Co-organized by the Fondation Giacometti in Paris and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the exhibition is co-curated by Ann […]