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The theatre of the face : portrait photography since 1900

Max Kozloff (author)

The theatre of the face : portrait photography since 1900

Title
The theatre of the face : portrait photography since 1900
Author
Max Kozloff
Language
English
Publisher
London: Phaidon, 2007
335 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780714843728
Placing suggestion
761.3 (SISO)

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About Max Kozloff

Max Kozloff (born 1933) is an American art historian, art critic of modern art and photographer. He has been art editor at The Nation, and Executive Editor of Artforum. His essay "American Painting During the Cold War" is of particular importance to the criticism on American Abstract Expressionism.

Early life and education

He was born in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from the University of Chicago in 1953. Between 1954 and 1956 he served in the U.S. Army, before returning to the University of Chicago for his M.A. degree in 1958. He joined New York University's Institute of Fine Arts in 1959 to pursue a Ph.D. degree, and was subsequently awarded a Fulbright Fellowship for 1962–1963.

Career

He started his career with a teaching position at New York University (NYU), and joined The Nation as art critic in 1961, where he worked until 1968, and Art In…Read more on Wikipedia