BEN URI GALLERY AND MUSEUM
Alvin Langdon Coburn's 'The Octopus' (1909) at Ben Uri London exhibition
Description from Ben Uri Gallery and Museum:
In this video, hear about the relationship between artist Max Weber and photographer Alvin Langdon after the pair met in New York, and the respective influences on each other's work.
ABOUT ALVIN LANGDON COBURN
Photographer Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882 – 1966) was born in Boston, Massachusetts. Coburn was a key figure in American pictorialism and was also a member of London's Vorticist group. Towards the end of his career, Coburn produced the first completely abstract photographs.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS & CREDITS
Ben Uri Gallery and Museum
Cover image credit: Courtesy of Ben Uri Gallery and Museum