Synopsis by Alice Day
Photographer and art dealer Alfred Stieglitz was instrumental in emphasizing the importance of photography, and was influential in the art world, bringing the works of Picasso, Matisse, and Cèzanne to the attention of Americans. He supported American artists Georgia O'Keefe, Arthur Dove, and John Marin. Museum of Modern Art: Alfred Stieglitz -- Photographer looks at his pioneering attitudes toward photography as a medium of expression. His work profoundly influenced later artists and photographers, including Ansel Adams, Aaron Copland, and Isamu Noguchi.
America, art, expression, photography