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Solo Exhibition

»Tony Vaccaro 100!«

A Life of a Photographer from War to Culture

Curated by Barbara Hofmann-Johnson, Director Museum für Photographie Braunschweig.

The Museum für Photographie Braunschweig shows for the 100th Birthday of Tony Vaccaro (* December 20, 1922 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, lives in Long Island, NY) an exhibition of the American photographer of Italian descent and presents important and award-winning works from different creative phases. These include photographs taken during and after World War II in Europe and important portraits of artists, musicians, politicians and cultural figures.

With a special sense for composition and the connection to the outside space, fashion photographs are also part of Tony Vaccaro’s work. Some of the artistically staged fashion shots are part of the exhibition, especially those that were taken for a documentary for Marimekko, the Finnish design house in the 1960s, are particularly noteworthy.

The exhibition at the Museum für Photographie Braunschweig is created in cooperation and with the support of Tony Vaccaro Studio, New York City, USA and the Monroe Gallery of Photography Collection, Santa Fe, NM, USA.

Museum Für Photographie Braunschweig | »Tony Vaccaro 100!« | Sponsors

Framework program

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Friday, Sep 30, 2022, 7 pm
Opening Reception
Regine von Monkiewitsch, First Chairwoman, Museum für Photographie Braunschweig | Dr. Tabea Golgath, Niedersächsische Sparkassenstiftung/Braunschweigische Sparkassenstiftung | Barbara Hofmann-Johnson, Director, Museum für Photographie Braunschweig.


Every 1st Thursday/Month
Happy Thursday
Free admission, extended opening hours (1 – 8 pm) and a guided tour (held in German) at 6 pm.

Individual Guided Tours
This offer is addressed to schools and other educational institutions, to private groups as well as to companies. There is the possibility to discuss individual wishes and course content in advance. Registration & further information: Franziska Habelt, ed.mu1669635769esumo1669635769tohp@1669635769gnult1669635769timre1669635769v1669635769 or +49 (0) 5331 75000.

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2022, 6:30 pm
Jour Fixe
‚Entering Germany‘ – Tony Vaccaro and war reporting as a photographic genre.
Held in German.

Sunday, Dec 4, 2022, 4 pm
Advent punch & guided tour
Held in German.

For further accompanying events please visit the museum website!

Oct 1 — Dec 4, 2022
Opening Reception: Friday, Sep 30, 7 pm
+ Framework program: please see above

Helmstedter Straße 1 · 38102 Braunschweig

Opening hours: Tue – Fri 1 – 6 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am – 6 pm

Admission: 3,50 € / reduced 2,00 €. Happy Thursday: Free admission & extended opening hours until 8 pm & guided tour at 6 pm every first Thursday of the month.

+++ Please pay attention to the current Corona regulations of the respective gallery/institution. +++ Bitte beachten Sie die aktuellen Corona-Bestimmungen der jeweiligen Galerie/Institution.

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