Man Ray

Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Filmmaker (1890-1976)

Man Ray's Occupation

Ray was a inspirational figure for many artists; he experimented with different techniques in his artwork and created incredible pieces of art, many of which are considered priceless classics. From his Rayographs to his Sabier effect, Man Ray was a great influence during his time.

Man Ray's Accomplishments

Man Ray had a wildly successful career as a fashion photographer, he took picture for many magazines such as The Vogue. He is primarily known for his Paintings, Photography, Sculptures and Rayographs.

Man Ray in France

In 1915, Man Ray befriended a French artist Marcel Duchamp, they worked together on many inventions and created the New York group of Dada artists. In 1921, Man Ray moved to Paris, France and became associated with the Parisian Dada and Surrealist circles of artists and writers.