“I’ve never had time for realities, I was always entangled in illusions”. – Erwin Blumenfeld Chaussee 36 presents an exhibition dedicated to Erwin Blumenfeld’s experimental approach to nude photography. One of the most influential photographers of the twentieth century, Erwin Blumenfeld (1897-1969) is most renowned for the work he produced after emigrating to New York in 1941 where he embraced a career as a fashion photographer. Yet he created a varied and extensive oeuvre, formulating drawings, collages, portraits and nudes during his time living in Europe – in his home city of Berlin, then Amsterdam and finally in...
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