Seems to be the year of Annie Leibowitz in not just the photographic world, but in every part of our world.
- Mick Jagger 1992
Â© Annie Leibowitz
The cover of Newsweek, major retrospective exhibit, behind the scenes press on Suri Cruise photographs, this week on Today show.
Oh yeah , there is lots going on this year.
But hasn’t it been going on for years?
Seems to me that she has been shooting for Rolling Stone since I can remember. And that was just the beginning.
Here are some ways to learn about and explore the work of this American Master:
Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer’s Life, 1990â€“2005, an exhibition of more than 200 photographs, debuts at the Brooklyn Museum, where it will be on view from October 20, 2006 through January 21, 2007, prior to an international tour.
Tour Schedule with tentative dates:
Brooklyn Museum October 20, 2006â€“January 21, 2007
San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego February 10â€“April 22, 2007
High Museum of Art, Atlanta May 12â€“September 9, 2007
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, D.C. October 13, 2007â€“January 13, 2008
de Young Museum, San Francisco February 9â€“May 11, 2008
Maison EuropÃ©enne de la Photographie, Paris Juneâ€“September 2008
National Portrait Gallery, London October, 2008â€“January 2009
Additional venues to be announced
An Article: Newsweek.
A Photographerâ€™s Life: 1990-2005
(Random House 2006)
Friday, November 3, 7PM
“Perhaps the worldâ€™s best-known photographer and longtime friend of 192 Books, Annie Leibowitz will appear to discuss and sign her new book A Photographerâ€™s Life. This beautiful volume is composed of Leibowitzâ€™s personal pictures as well as her work as a professional photographer.”
Click on those links for a little tour.
Quite a year, indeed.