Erwin Blumenfeld

Born in 1897 - Germany


Erwin Blumenfeld (1897–1969) was a photographer and artist born in Germany. He was best known for his fashion photography published in Vogue and Harper's Bazaar in the 1940s and 1950s.

In addition to fashion photography, he produced an extensive body of celebrity portraiture, fine-art photography (including black and white nudes), drawings, and Dada collages. He made photographs while a resident of Germany, the Netherlands, France, and the United States, and has been called "one of the most innovative and influential photographers of the 20th century."

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1979 : Musée Rath, Genève
1981 : Centre Pompidou, Paris
1996 : Barbican Museum, Londres, 1996 : exposition itinérante présentée, notamment à Zurich, Lausanne, Berlin, Paris et Amsterdam
2006 : Erwin Blumenfeld, his dutch years, Fotomuseum den Haag, La Haye
2009 : Erwin Blumenfeld Dada montages 1916-1933, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
2012 : Studio Blumenfeld, New York, 1941-1960, Musée Nicéphore-Niépce, Châlon-sur-Saône
2013 : Jeu de Paume, Paris (du 15 octobre 2013 au 26 janvier 2014)

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