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Nancy Newhall

Nancy Newhall
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♀  American, 1908–1974

Nancy worked at MoMA from about 1941 to 1946 as Curator and Competition Judge , and she was head of the Department of Photography from 1942–1945 .

Six exhibitions

EXHIBITIONS BY YEAR
Competition Judge
Photo of the exhibition Image of Freedom

29 October 1941 to 1 February 1942

Charles Sheeler, Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Ansel Adams and Monroe Wheeler, among others, were involved.

Curator
Photo of the exhibition Action Photography

18 August to 19 September 1943

László Moholy-Nagy, Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, Marcel Duchamp and Alfred Stieglitz, among others, were involved.

Curator
Photo of the exhibition Photography

24 May to 17 September 1944

Edward Steichen, Charles Sheeler, Man Ray and László Moholy-Nagy, among others, were involved.

Curator
French Photographs: Daguerre to Atget

21 February to 30 May 1945

Eugène Atget, Henri Le Secq, Nadar (Gaspard-Félix Tournachon) and Maxime Du Camp, among others, were involved.

Curator
Photo of the exhibition Paul Strand: Photographs 1915–1945

25 April to 10 June 1945

Paul Strand and Nancy Newhall were involved.

Curator
Photo of the exhibition The Photographs of Edward Weston

13 February to 31 March 1946

Edward Weston and Nancy Newhall were involved.