1111Peggy Guggenheim in Photographs
In the 500th anniversary of the founding of the Ghetto of Venice, historic gallerist Ziva Kraus and her Ikona Gallery in Campo del Ghetto Novo will present Art of this Century. Peggy Guggenheim in Photoghraphs, Peggy Guggenheim was very rarely the subject of painted portraits, but was frequently captured in photographs. A selection of some 20 images, primarily from the archives of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, will pay homage to this great patroness, a key figure in 20th century western art. Among the celebrated photographers whose work will be in the exhibition are Berenice Abbot, Man Ray, Roloff Beny, Berengo Gardin, Gisele Freund.