(1903 - 1991)
Aaron Siskind was active/lived in Rhode Island, Illinois. Aaron Siskind is known for photo mutation, photo collage, teaching.
Biography Aaron Siskind
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Born 1903, in New York, N.Y. and died February 8, 1991, in Providence, Rhode Island, Aaron Siskind was a teacher, editor, and one of the most influential photographers of the mid-20th century, known primarily for his innovations in abstract photography.
Siskind began to photograph in 1932, while he was an English teacher in the New York City public school system. His first notable work was a series of photographic documentaries of the effects of the Great Depression on various New York communities. Unlike other documentary series of the period, Siskind's Dead End: The Bowery and Harlem Document show as much concern for pure
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