Andre Kertesz (Aperture Masters of Photography) by Andre Kertesz

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  • Individual artists,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Essays,
  • Individual Photographer,
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Number of Pages96
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Open LibraryOL8236344M
ISBN 100893817406
ISBN 109780893817404

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André Kertész (French: [kɛʁtɛs]; 2 July 28 September ), born Kertész Andor, was a Hungarian-born photographer known for his groundbreaking contributions to photographic composition and the photo essay.

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This small volume, first published inBrand: Norton, W. & Company, Inc. From to Kertész published three books of his own photographs. Immigrating to the United States inhe settled in New York, where he earned his living photographing architecture and interiors for magazines such as House and Garden.

[From the BBC] Meudon, a quiet Paris suburb, apart from the occasional high speed train. Inroughly the mid-point between the invention of photography and our own digital age, Andre Kertesz, one of the great photographers of the 20th century, came here and took some pictures.

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An important influence on photography both as journalism and as art, André Kertész Nationality: Hungarian. André Kertész (christened Andor), was born on July 2 nd,in Budapest (Hungary), to middle-class Jewish was the second (between Imre and Jenő) of three sons.

His father, Lipót Kertész, was a bookseller specializing in classical Hungarian literature, and a stockbroker; his mother, Ernesztin Hoffmann, in addition to raising her three sons, sold coffee in Teleki ality: Hungarian-American.

This monograph presents a complete overview of the work of Hungarian photograher Andre Kertesz (), one of the masters of modern photography. Author Pierre Borhan covers three essential periods of Kertesz's work: Hungary (), France () and the United States (). André Kertész, original name Andor Kohn, (born July 2,Budapest [Hungary]—died SeptemNew York, New York, U.S.), Hungarian-born American photographer known for his lyrical and formally rigorous pictures of everyday life.

One of the most-inventive photographers of the 20th century, Kertész set the standard for the use of the handheld camera, created a highly. This book, the first completely dedicated to Kertész's early Hungarian prints, offers a unique window on the origins of genius. Ninety images, selected from more than 1, contact prints in the artist's estate, are meticulously reproduced to actual size, revealing the explosive cultural context of early twentieth-century ality: Hungary.

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“I write with light,” Andra Kertesz once said of his work. In one of the medium’s longest, most productive careers, Kertesz created a vast, lyrical narrative that helped shape the history of photography.

He used the camera to question, record, and preserve his relationships to the world and to his art. Book Overview In a career that spanned much of the twentieth century, Hungarian-born photographer Andr Kert sz () created deceptively simple yet compelling and poetic photographs.

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He had a wry sense of humor, was non-judgmental, made no political or social statements, just there, feeling and capturing his world. Imre Kertész (Hungarian: [ˈimrɛ ˈkɛrteːs]; 9 November – 31 March ) was a Hungarian author and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, "for writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history".

He was the first Hungarian to win the Nobel in Literature. His works deal with themes of Nazi Holocaust (he was a Born: 9 NovemberBudapest, Hungary.

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