Exhibition - New York Stories 1946-1957
Amerika Haus. Munich, Germany. May 29th to July 27th, 2012.
In coordination with the Magnum Foundation.
These photographs are a small selection from the first ten years of Erich Hartmann's photographic career which began in l946 when he arrived in New York City after Army service on the battlefields of France and Belgium during World War II.
He never tired of walking the streets of New York, always with camera in hand and sensibilities alert for the daily dramas and patterns of life on the move in the city he called home for the rest of his life, the place he would return to from...