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Beauty on display: Karol Schenker in New York

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMas­ter of beau­ty
Subtitle of host publicationKarl Schenk­er’s gla­m­orous im­ages
EditorsMiriam Halwani
Place of PublicationCologne
Publisher or commissioning bodyWalther König
ISBN (Print)9783960980209
DatePublished - 8 Sep 2016


Exhibition catalogue essay for Museum Ludwig, Cologne, exhibition on Weimar era fashion photographer Karl Schenker. My essay charts a five year period that Schenker spent in New York from 1925-1930 when he attempted to re-invent himself as a painter.

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  • Karl Schenker, Karol Schenker, German photography, Fashion photography, New Objectivity, Theatrical Portraits

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