By: Koby Gooden
- August 27th, 1890
- Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- He was a painter and a photographer
- He was the eldest of Russian Jewish immigrant
- Given the nickname Man Ray, due to discrimination
November 18, 1976 at the age of 86 years old in Paris, France
(Le Violon d'Ingres,1924)
Inspired by Ingres's languorous nudes. Man Ray altered what was originally a classical nude.
(Noire et Blanche,1926)
Contrasting two different faces.
(Les Larmes (Glass tears),1932)
His interest in cinematic narrative
Man Ray (Getty Museum). (n.d.). Retrieved September 1, 2015, from http://www.getty.edu/art/collection/artists/2000/man-ray-american-1890-1976/
Man Ray Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works. (n.d.). Retrieved September 1, 2015, from http://www.theartstory.org/artist-ray-man.htm