Told and Untold: The Photo Stories of Kati Horna in the Illustrated Press at the AS/COA
For several decades Kati Horna (née Katalin Deutsch, Budapest, 1912–Mexico City, 2000) photographed a cross-section of Mexico’s cultural life. As the first solo show dedicated to the photographer in the United States, Told and Untold will feature Horna’s photographs displayed alongside the newspapers and magazines that put them in circulation. Through the display of photographs, contact sheets, montage cuttings, periodicals, and personal albums of her work, the show will give viewers the chance to understand Horna as a female artist who thrived in collaborative environments—or, as she preferred to call herself, una obrera del arte (an art worker).
Curated by Michel Otayek and Christina De León
Exhibition General Opening: September 13
September 14, 2016End Date
August 17, 2016Hours
09:00 AM - 05:00 PMAddress
Americas Society and Council of the Americas, 680 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065Event Type