Go behind the lens with Sarah Greenough and Joel Smith as they speak about the relationships between three giants of early twentieth-century photography—Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Steichen, and Paul Strand—whose diverse and groundbreaking works are among the Metropolitan's greatest photographic treasures. Followed by a discussion among the participants. Malcolm Daniel, Curator in Charge, Department of Photographs, introduces the program.
"Steichen, Stieglitz, and the Art of Change"
Joel Smith, Curator of Photography, Princeton University Art Museum
"Stieglitz and Strand: Mentor and Protégé/Friend and Rival"
Sarah Greenough, Senior Curator of Photographs, National Gallery of Art, Washington
Recorded on January 30, 2011, in conjunction with the exhibition Stieglitz, Steichen, Strand, on view November 10, 2010, through April 10, 2011.