The Radical Camera—Press


New York Photo League @ Contemporary Jewish Museum
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Shooting for Social Justice
Bay Area Reporter

Photo League's lenses on the world
San Francisco Gate 

'The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936–1951' at the CJM
The examiner 

Taking Pictures that Matter: 'The Radical Camera' of New York's Photo League

"The Radical Camera" at CJM Shows the Camera's Evolution into a Device for Social Activism

"The Radical Camera" at the Contemporary Jewish Museum
Art Enthusiast 

'The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936–1951'

The Radical Camera photo commentary on urban life and issues
The examiner 

'Radical' Photographers helped shape art into activism
the Jewish News Weekly 


The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936—1951 was organized byThe Jewish Museum, New York and the Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio.

The exhibition was made possible by a major grant from the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and Betsy Karel.


The Contemporary Jewish Museum presentation is made possible with the Lead Support of the Bernard Osher Jewish Philanthropies Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund.

Major support is provided by Nellie and Max Levchin. Supporting sponsors include the Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund, Baird Private Wealth Management, Jim Joseph Foundation, Denise Garone and Stuart Kogod, Joyce Linker, and Randee and Joseph Seiger.

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The Koret and Taube Foundations are the Lead Supporters of the 2012/13 exhibition season.


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