The V&A Collection of Street Photography - an exploration with Susanna Brown
12 July 2011
Venue: Victoria and Albert Museum
Address: Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL
Disabled Access: This event has wheelchair access
Time: 1pm to 2 pm
Price: SOLD OUT
Tickets for this event will go on sale at the end of May.
Explore original prints from the V&A collection by street photography masters.
The Victoria & Albert Museum began acquiring photographs in 1852 and its collection is now one of the largest and most important in the world. To celebrate the London Street Photography Festival Susanna Brown, curator of photographs, will lead this session in the V&A Print Room, allowing visitors to examine up-close some of the collection's most fascinating photographs including works by Henri Cartier Bresson, Gary Winogrand and Diane Arbus. Strictly limited to 15 places.
Book at www.vam.ac.uk/page/b/booking-and-tickets
Or call the Booking Office on +44 (0)20 7942 2211, 9.00-17.30, Monday- Friday (closed Bank Holidays).
Copyright The Estate of Garry Winogrand, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, courtesy the V&A
Gold-toned gelatin silver print from original Eugène Atget negative, 'Street Musicians', 1899-1900. Print No. 16 from a portfolio of Atget images printed by Berenice Abbott from the original negatives, copyright V&A images