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John Pfahl

American photographer and professor

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Born 17 February 1939. Pfahl worked as a commercial and architectural photographer from 1961 to 1968. From 1968 to 1983, Pfahl was a professor at the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences at the Rochester Insititute of Technology, Rochester, New York. In 1981, Pfahl began a series entitled "Power Place", which documents nuclear and other types of power stations in the United States.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500037068.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to John Pfahl:

John Pfahl Blue Right-Angle, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, 1979 Color photographic print
John Pfahl Pink House, White House Ruins, Canyon de Chelly, Arizona, 1977 Color photographic print
John Pfahl Lovelock Seed Company, Lovelock, Nevada, 1978 Color photographic print
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ULAN biographical content is displayed with permission of the Getty Research Institute. Some ULAN content in some DAC artist records has been lightly edited. Content from the Getty Research Institute is © 2019 The J. Paul Getty Trust. All rights reserved.

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