Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

“American Portraits” at the Rockwell Museum

Andy Warhol,1979

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s traveling Karsh exhibition, “American Portraits”, opens at the Rockwell Museum in Corning, NY, on February 8, 2019. The exhibition includes 48 iconic portraits, including photographs of Georgia O’Keeffe, Jonas Salk, Marian Anderson, Elizabeth Arden, I.M. Pei, Helen Keller, Andy Warhol, Muhammad Ali, and first ladies Eleanor Roosevelt and Jacqueline Kennedy. The curator of this exhibition was National Portrait Gallery Senior Curator of Photographs, Ann Shumard.

“American Portraits” will be on view from February 8, until May 5, 2019.