Exhibition Celebrates the History of the New York Public Library’s Photography Collection


NEW YORK, NY.- The New York Public Library’s Photography Collection is celebrated with Recollection: Thirty Years of Photography at The New York Public Library, a multi-media exhibition featuring the work of over 90 prominent photographers, including Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, André Kertész, Duane Michals, August Sander, Cindy Sherman, and Willam Wegman. Opened yesterday, Recollection shares work from the Library’s Photography Collection in a physical exhibition in the Print Gallery & Stokes Gallery at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building (42nd Street at 5th Avenue in Manhattan); through an online exhibition; and via short and long-form music videos viewed at the Library and online. “This exhibition is not only an attempt to show another, perhaps less well-known side of the Photography Collection, it’s meant