Video (11:13): slideshow – ‘Berenice Abbott was one of the most talented and prolific photograpers of the 20th century. One major chapter in her photographic art works, was an extensive capture of New York City in the 1930s. This presentation is a collection of 100+ photographs, paired with a lo-fi ethereal soundtrack.’
Video (55:59): ‘Berenice Abbott: A View of the 20th Century’, 1992, a video about photographer Berenice Abbott (1898-1991) directed by Martha Wheelock and Kay Weaver.
The exhibition opened June 2, 2022 and will be open (more dates) through July 31, 2022 at Johnson Museum of Art, USA.
Video (38:17): presentation about photographer Berenice Abbott (1898-1991) by Karen Albert, Hofstra University, April 2021.
Video (7:06): Berenice Abbott (1898-1991) spent 24 years (1934-58) teaching photography at The New School where she founded the university’s first photography program.
Anna McNay (UK) and Birthe Havmoeller (DK) have compiled a summer list of exhibitions by lesbian, bisexual and queer feminist artists which you must see!
Berenice Abbott – Topografie runs through May 21, 2017 at MAN_Museo d’Arte Provincia di Nuoro, via Sebastiano Satta 27, 08100 Nuoro, Italy
Berenice Abbott: A Private Lesbian Life by Julia Van Haaften. Event Date: March 16, 6:30 pm
at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, USA.
Anna McNay and I have created Feminine Moments’ list of Must-See Queer Feminist Exhibitions in Europe Summer 2016. The exhibitions we have selected for this list feature works by Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer Women Artists, as well as by Feminist Artists from around the world.
Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan (1936) by Berenice Abbott. Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott. Repository: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs. Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991) Berenice Abbott was a lesbian before this was acceptable. She was…
Photography book: Berenice Abbott – Documenting Science Berenice Abbott – Documenting Science Steidel Verlag 2012 ISBN 13 9783869304311 Steidel Verlag about the above book: “Documenting Science explores [a body of] work, beginning in 1939 with Abbott’s early experiments with scientific imagery, continuing with science-based commercial assignments, and culminating in 1958…
Video by Jeu De Paume, Paris. Subtitles in English. BERENICE ABBOTT (1898 – 1991) Photographies at Jeu De Paume, Paris, France 21.02.2012 – 29.04.2012. This solo show gave for the first time a presentation of works selected from all the of the different parts of American photographer Berenice Abbott’s long…
A book review by Bibliophile Books Berenice Abbott, Photographer: An Independent Vision by George Sullivan (Author) ISBN-10: 0618440267 ISBN-13: 978-0618440269 Publisher: Clarion Books (June 12, 2006)
Feminine Moments’ bibliography – art books about photographer Berenice Abbot.
Video: présentation de l’exposition Berenice Abbott.
Published by Jeu de Paume, Paris 2012.
In his introduction to the Hide/Seek show Jonathan talks about knowledge and acknowledgement of homosexuality and queerness in American portraiture.
The landmark publication ‘Modern Women: Women Artists at The Museum of Modern Art’, in which the museum now openly discusses gender issues, and how instrumental women have been in advancing the arts to where they are today, is the greatest piece of art news, which I have heard in 2010.
Essay by Birthe Havmoeller, June 30, 2009.