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Gordon Parks: A Choice of Weapons @ Howard Greenberg Gallery

Untitled, Chicago, Illinois, 1957 © The Gordon Parks Foundation

Gordon Parks: A Choice of Weapons
October 7-December 23, 2021

“One of the world’s leading galleries for classic and modern photography, the Howard Greenberg Gallery is celebrating its 40th anniversary with an exhibition of important work by the renowned photographer and filmmaker Gordon Parks. Through his still images, both candid and staged, the exhibition explores the roots of Parks’ future as a filmmaker.

Parks, who described his camera as his “choice of weapons,” was known for his work documenting American life and culture with a focus on social justice, race relations, the civil rights movement, and the African American experience. He was hired as staff photographer for Life magazine in 1948, where over two decades he created some of his most groundbreaking work that cast light on the social and economic impact of poverty, discrimination, and racism.”

Howard Greenberg Gallery
On the 8th floor of the Fuller Building at 41 East 57th Street
New York

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