Avedon's America

His fashion and portrait photographs helped define America's image of style, beauty and culture for the last half-century

This is the first major exhibition presenting Richard Avedon (1923-2004) in Norway. As one of the greatest photographers in the 20th century, he is particularly famous for his fashion photographs and portraits.

In collaboration with the Avedon Foundation
Presented at Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden June 13–September 8, 2019.

Richard Avedon, Florynce Kennedy, civil rights lawyer, New York City, August 1, 1969.
Richard Avedon, Dovima with Elephants, at Cirque D'Hiver, Paris, August, 1955.