Richard Avedon/Museum Brandhorst


The American fashion and portrait photographer Richard Avedon is honoured with a big exhibition at the ‘Brandhorst Museum’. The exhibition focuses on his studio portraits of politicians and cultural dissidents. Furthermore his photographs of patients of mental hospitals, the Civil Rights Movement in 1963, and protesters of the Vietnam War are on display. The exhibition is completed by his photographs of Andy Warhol’s Factory and the ‘In the American West’ series.

Richard Avedon
Murals and Portraits
18 July – 09 November 2014

Museum Brandhorst
Theresienstrasse 35a
80333 Munich