The Wedding (The Walker Evans Polaroid Project). An exhibition by Ydessa Hendeles.

by florence cheval

Walker Evans, Graveyard Monument, 1973-74

Walker Evans, no title, 1974

Walker Evans, no title, 1974

The Wedding (The Walker Evans Polaroid Project) with Roni Horn is a curatorial project by Ydessa Hendeles.
It was on view at Andrea Rosen Gallery in New-York between December 2011 and February 2012.

The Wedding (The Walker Evans Polaroid Project) included: 83 Polaroids images made by Walker Evans during the last year of his working life ; elements from Bird, a body of work by Roni Horn made between 1998 and 2007; a collotype from Eadweard Muybridge’s 1887 Animal Locomotion series; a photograph of c.1900 Paris by Eugène Atget; a 19th-century French model of a cooper’s workshop, with tools to scale; a large, 19th-century English birdhouse; and a selection of early 20th-century American Arts and Craft Movement furniture, including original and custom-replications, designed by Gustav Stickley.

http://www.andrearosengallery.com/exhibitions/2011_12_the-wedding-the-walker-evans-polaroid-project-with-roni-ho/#