Life Magazine

Life magazine visualized a distinctly mid-20th-century American worldview and fundamentally shaped modern ideas about photography.
This year’s summer exhibition at the New-York Historical Society presents more than 70 images taken by six of the most important photographers of the past century: Margaret Bourke-White, Marie Hansen…
On view July 9-November 10, 2019 at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, Gordon Parks: The Flávio Story explores one of the most important photo essays Parks produced for Life magazine and traces…