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Gyorgy Kepes

Born in Selyp, Hungary in 1906, Gyorgy Kepes was a painter, designer, educator and art theorist. After emigrating to the U.S. in 1937, he taught design at the New Bauhaus (later the School of Design, then Institute of Design, then … Continue reading

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Poster of the day – László Moholy-Nagy, Light Space Modulator, 1922 – 1930

Exhibited at the Howard Wise Gallery, Light Space Modulator was described by Moholy-Nagy as an “apparatus for the demonstration of the effects of light and movement.” László Moholy-Nagy was a Jewish-Hungarian painter and photographer as well as professor in the Bauhaus … Continue reading

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Bjoerling’s Larynx by David Leventi

David Leventi’s current project, titled Bjoerling’s Larynx, records the interiors of world-famous opera houses. Photographed with a large-format view camera, this body of work is architecturally meticulous. The large prints historically document these national landmarks, capturing rows of velvet seats, … Continue reading

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