It is with great honour that In The Pink presents a solo exhibition of Steve Schapiro and introduce his outstanding oeuvre to our audience in Portugal.
Steve Schapiro (1934–2022) captured key moments of modern American history and is one of the most respected and renowned photographers of the last 60 years. His photographs have graced the covers of magazines such as Time, Life, Vanity Fair, Paris Match and many others. Museums and galleries have exhibited his artworks worldwide and he is represented in many private and public collections, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Smithsonian Museum, Washington D.C.; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta.
The selection of artworks in the exhibitions includes over 30 of the most famous works of this exceptional artist, spanning from the remarkable images of the civil rights movement or his famous portraits of Muhammad Ali, Andy Warhol and his entourage, Barbra Streisand, David Bowie and Rene Magritte, until the acclaimed photographs of cinematic masterpieces.