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Stephen Shore

American photographer

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Born 8 October 1947. Shore began his first photographic experiments in 1953 and took his first colour photographs in 1956. In 1970 Shore participated in a workshop given by Minor White. At this point he began to work in large-format colour photography. He concentrated on photographing landscape, streets and buildings. From 1977 to 1982 Shore was commissioned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, to photograph Monet's gardens at Giverny, France.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500040819.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Stephen Shore:

Stephen Shore No. 1: Holden St., North Adams, Massachusetts, 1974 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 2: Washington Ave., North Adams, Massachusetts, 1974 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 3: Dewdney Ave., Regina, Saskatchewan, 1974 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 4: Lincoln St. & Riverside St., Spokane, Washington, 1974 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 5: U.S. 10, Post Falls, Idaho, 1974 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 6: Presidio, Texas, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 7: Alley off Sunset Strip, Hollywood, California, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 8: U.S. 93, Kingman, Arizona, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 9: El Paso St., El Paso, Texas, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 10: M 1/2 Ave., Galveston, Texas, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 11: Cumberland St., Charleston, South Carolina, 1975 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore No. 12: Backyard off U.S. 98, Apalachacola, Florida, 1976 Ektacolor RC chromogenic development print
Stephen Shore Fårö Island, Sweden, 2009 C-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 © 2017 The J. Paul Getty Trust. All rights reserved.

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