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Archival and Vintage Architectural Photography at Max Protetch Gallery

NEW YORK, NY.- Max Protetch Gallery presents “Building by Shutter: Archival and Vintage Architectural Photography”. The exhibition includes photographs by renowned architectural photographers Lucien Hervé and Balthazar Korab; their subjects include buildings by Le Corbusier (Hervé), Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Eero Saarinen (Korab). It highlights the special relationships that architectural photographers form with the buildings they document, as well as with those buildings’ creators. As modern architecture became a global phenomen on, those who were passionate about it became increasingly reliant upon photography to experience the buildings that were being constructed throughout the world. However, several of the photographers who dedicated their careers to architecture brought much more