September 22, 2019

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: Richard Avedon

“Members of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee,” Richard Avedon

This portrait (March 1963), led by a young Julian Bond in Atlanta, is part of “Richard Avedon:
Nothing Personal,” at Pace Gallery in New York City, through Jan. 18. In 1964, Avedon published “Nothing Personal” with an essay by James Baldwin; Taschen is releasing a new edition of the book.

Photo courtesy of the Richard Avedon Foundation.