Browse DSI

Details of the item << Previous   Next >>

   Abbott
   Berenice °
   B. A. ;
   
   
   1898 in Springfield, Ohio, USA
   1991
   Monson, Maine, USA
   Charles E. Abbott (1xxx-1xxx), Chillicothe OH
   illian Alice Abbott, née Bunn (1xxx-1xxx)
   college preparatory classes; graduation in 1917; attended Ohio State Univ. for 2 semesters in 1917/18; studied art iin Berlin & Paris
   United States of America
   B. A.: Documenting science (Göttingen: Steidl, 2012) ; Sputnik ; Science Photographs. The New York Public Library, New York NY, October 1999 – January 2000 ; Photography and Science: An Essential Unity, MIT Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, May–December 2012 ; The attractive universe: gravity and the shape of space (Cleveland: World, 1969) ; Between 1958 and 1961 she made a series of photographs for Educational Services Inc. ; from 1958 to 1960, she produced a series of photographs for a high-school physics textbook, developed by the Physical Science Study Committee project based at MIT to improve secondary school physics teaching ;
   Educational Services Inc. & Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. ; MIT Museum in Cambridge, Massachusetts ;
   
   architectural, topographical, physical, and technical photography ; mostly known for artistic and documentary photography
   https://www.google.com/search?q=berenice+abbott+science ; https://mitmuseum.mit.edu/exhibition/berenice-abbott-photography-and-science-essential-unity
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berenice_Abbott ; https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/mar/10/berenice-abbott-science-photography-trailblazer ;
   Kemp 2006: 307-8 ; Ensaios sobre fotografia de Niépce a Krauss ; American modern. Documentary photography by Abbott, Evans, and Bourke-White ; Una historia portátil de la fotografía : colección Lola Garrido : Cultural Cordón : [del 22 de mayo al 25 de agosto de 2013] ; unknown Abbott ;
   B. A. was an American photographer best known for her portraits of between-the-wars 20th-century cultural figures, New York City photographs of architecture and urban design of the 1930s, and science interpretation in the 1940s–1960s. She also founded the corporation, "House of Photography," from 1947–1959, to develop, promote and sell some of her inventions
   44309674
   
   





© University of Stuttgart | Legal notice | Privacy notice

Done!