Book
English

Lee Miller photographer

Jane Livingston (author)

Lee Miller photographer

Subject
Miller, Lee
Title
Lee Miller photographer
Author
Jane Livingston
Language
English
Publisher
London: Thames & Hudson, 1989
170 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-917571-07-X
Placing suggestion
761.2 (SISO) Fotografen ; Fotografen (ZIZO)

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About Jane Livingston

Jane Shelton Livingston (born 12 February 1944) is an American art curator. She is the author and co-author of numerous books and catalogs.

Life and work

Livingston was born in Upland, California.

From 1967 to 1975, she was curator of 20th-century art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. She was editor of the Richard Diebenkorn Catalogue Raisonné and now works as an independent curator.

In 1975 she became associate director and chief curator at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, but resigned in 1989, prompted by the Corcoran's cancellation of a show of work by photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Livingston had been on sabbatical, writing a book under a Guggenheim Fellowship when the exhibition was cancelled; when she returned, she made it clear that she would not have cancelled the show. Livingston had arranged the installation, which was financed in part by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).

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