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Herbert Matter

Collector Daily

March 12, 2014

The fact that we can apply the labels graphic designer, photographer, painter, film maker, teacher, and perhaps a few others to Herbert Matter is a testament to his wide ranging interests and creative abilities. This show focuses down on Matter’s output as an abstract photographer, bringing together straight images, collages, and most notably, a diverse selection of cameraless darkroom experiments, made mostly in the 1940s.
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The New Yorker

March 10, 2014

This excellent survey of works by the mid-century photographer and graphic designer, who was Swiss-born and based in New York, focuses on abstraction, collage, and experimental approaches to printing.
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