Legendary photographer Phlippe Halsman died in New York City on this day in 1979. He snapped Salvador Dalí on several occasions throughout his career, culminating in this rarer, maniacal colour image from 1970.
German Dadaist Kurt Schwitters was born in Hanover on this day in 1887. His 'N Watercolor 1. (The Heart Goes from Sugar to Coffee)' of 1919 foreshadows the collage-like aesthetic and Merz pictures that made his name.
Join us and @HuaweiMobile on 5 July for #Me, My_Selfie and I, a symposium exploring the cultural effects of the selfie craze from multiple viewpoints. For tickets, visit [ Buff.ly Link ] #HuaweiSaatchiLive #HuaweiSelfExpression
Electricity crackles above Walter de Maria's 'Lightning Field.' Constructed across rural New Mexico in 1977, the expansive land art experiment is comprised of 400 polished stainless steel poles spread out over an area of 1 mile by 1 kilometre.
Calling all creatives with a smartphone! We've launched the #SelfExpression competition with Huawei Mobile to celebrate our extended exhibition 'From Selfie to Self-Expression.' Show us the world through your eyes for a chance to see your work displayed at the Gallery. For more details and T&Cs click here: [ Buff.ly Link ]