Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty

When:
October 23, 2015 – March 20, 2016 all-day
2015-10-23T00:00:00-04:00
2016-03-21T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Smithsonian American Art Museum

penn_capotePhotographs from the collection of American photographer Irving Penn (1917-2009) will be showcased at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. A pioneer of platinum printing, Penn mastered color and black-and-white photography with works defined by his signature simplicity. The 140 pictures exhibited will include iconic images, along with photos that have never before been shown in public.