RICHARD AVEDON: Photographer of Influence - Nassau County Museum of Art

Date: 05/21/11 through 09/04/11
Hours: 11am-4:45pm
Ages: All
Price: $10; $8 seniors (62 and over); $4 students and children ages 4 to 12.
One Museum Drive - 516-484-9338
Roslyn Harbor, NY 11576

Description: American photographer Richard Avedon worked in New York from the 1950s through to the 21st century. He is highly regarded for revolutionizing the genre of portraiture. Avedon created some of the most iconic works of the 20th century and his influence in the world of fashion photography created the transition to many of today's compelling images. The exhibition runs through September 4.