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Kati Horna at America Society

"Renowned for her innovative images documenting Mexico City’s urban expansion and vibrant cultural scene, Kati Horna (Budapest, 1912 – Mexico City, 2000) was already a widely published photographer of the Spanish Civil War when she arrived in Mexico at the end of 1939. Her prolific career will be the focus of the exhibition Told and Untold: The Photo Stories of Kati Horna in the Illustrated Press on view at the Americas Society Art Gallery from September 13 to December 17, 2016. Curated by Michel Otayek and Christina L. De León, the exhibition is the first solo show in the United States to examine Horna’s influential collaboration with the illustrated press."

Image Credit: Kati Horna, El iluminado, 1944, Gelatin silver print. Private collection, Mexico City. © 2005 Ana María Norah Horna y Fernández.

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