130 photographs from more than three decades

Joel Sternfeld1

Joel Sternfeld is among the most important representatives of New Color Photography, which discovered colour for artistic photography in the 1970’s. A total of 11 projects is being presented under the title Joel Sternfeld – Colour photographs since 1970. One area of focus is thereby on 50 photographs from his to date unpublished early work, which extends from 1969 into the late 1970’s. ( VIA)

 The Albertina is dedicating a Retrospective to the New Yorkerer photographer Joel Sternfeld

I really enjoyed the big formatted nature photographs, but the biggest highlight – at least for me – was the ‘High Line’ Collection from 10 years ago. If you visited the Big Apple recently you will probably know that the area completely changed during the last years and these pictures are true history now. Hoping to find the book ‘walking the high line’ somewhere …

JOEL STERNFELD

COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS SINCE 1970

27 June 2012 – 30 September 2012

p.s. And I assure you, that the Albertina is the perfect place for cooling from the heat outside on the street while enjoying art history, viennese architecture and contemporary collections.

previous posts about the ALBERTINA Museum:
WINDOWS OF ART
TODAY WEARING ART
WINDOWS OF MAGRITTE
WINDOWS OF IMPRESSIONISM
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