‘American Moments’ at the Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.
Today’s show: “American Moments: Photographs from the Phillips Collection” is currently on view at the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., until September 13. The exhibition features more then 130 photographs by over 30 artists represented in the collection, exploring broad themes including modernist work, street photography, and photojournalism.
Bruce Davidson, Girl Waving with Sign on Road (Los Angeles series), 1964, gelatin silver print.
THE PHILLIPS COLLECTIONS, WASHINGTON D.C., GIFT OF LISA FINN, 2013
Berenice Abbott, Under the "El" Lower East Side, New York, ca. 1935, gelatin silver print.
THE PHILLIPS COLLECTIONS, WASHINGTON D.C., GIFT OF LISA FINN, 2012
Esther Bubley, A Child Whose Home Is An Alley Dwelling Near the Capitol, 1943, gelatin silver print.
THE PHILLIPS COLLECTIONS, WASHINGTON D.C., GIFT OF CAM AND WANDA GARNER, 2012
Esther Bubley, General Service Department, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, ca. 1950s, gelatin silver print.