short biography

Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky, born in 1890 in Philadelphia/USA, died 1976 in Paris) was a leading figure in the Dada and Surrealist movements. He is the inventor of 'rayographs' (photograms).

Dadaism, Surrealism, Photography, painting, objects, collages, film, photomontages, photograms "Rayogrammes"

http://www.moma.org/artists/3716
http://www.artnet.com/artists/man-ray

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collection/s

ADDISON Andover Baltimore Museum of Art Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick CNAP + LE FNAC LA DÉFENSE, Paris Centre Pompidou, Paris Cincinnati Art Museum Collection Lambert, Avignon Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington Currier Museum of Art, Manchester New Hampshire Falmouth Art Gallery Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam Fotostiftung Schweiz, Winterthur Frac Bourgogne, Dijon Frac Languedoc-Roussillon, Montpellier Fundacio Sunol, Barcelona George Eastman House Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington High Museum of Art, Atlanta IVAM Valencia J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles Jewish Museum, New York K20/K21 - Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Sakura Kreeger Museum, Washington Kunsthalle Bielefeld Kunsthaus Zürich LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art MACBA Barcelona MOMA - The Museum of Modern Art, New York MUMOK Wien Menil Collection, Houston Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Middlebury College Museum of Art Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid Museu Berardo, Lissabon Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Museums Vledder Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa National Museum of Photography Copenhagen Neue Galerie Graz / Universalmuseum Joanneum New Orleans Museum of Art Norton Museum of Art PALLANT HOUSE GALLERY Chichester Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice Philadelphia Museum of Art Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont Rijksmuseum Amsterdam Sammlung Ulla und Heiner Pietzsch Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby Staatsgalerie Stuttgart TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Tate Collection Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Peking Williams College Museum of Art Worcester Art Museum Yale University Art Gallery Yokohama Museum of Art nbk Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
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  • 23. Mar 16. Nov
    Film im Museum Neue Galerie Graz / Universalmuseum Joanneum
  • 18. Jan 15. Mar
    Zufall Wilhelm Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen