Edward Steichen

Director

Director


Edward Steichen was a key figure of twentieth-century photography, directing its development as a prominent photographer and influential curator. During World War I, he directed aerial photography for the Army Expeditionary Forces. He renounced painting shortly thereafter, along with the vestiges of Pictorialism, and adopted a modernist style. He ...
Birth date
1879-03-27
Death date
1973-03-25
Height
6' (1.83 m)

Known For


The Fighting Lady
The Fighting Lady
Director (1944)
Masters of Photography - Edward Steichen
Masters of Photography - Edward Steichen
Director (1964)
Opening in Moscow
Opening in Moscow
Self (1959)
Critic at Large
Critic at Large
Self - Photographer (1949)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorMasters of Photography - Edward Steichen
(Documentary short)
1964
DirectorThe Fighting Lady
(Documentary) (as Commander Edward J Steichen USNR, supervision)
1944
RoleTitleYear
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Alfred Stieglitz: The Eloquent Eye (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Henny Youngman, Edward Steichen, Sheilah Graham, Genevieve (1966) ... Self
1966
SelfMasters of Photography - Edward Steichen
(Documentary short) Self
1964
SelfOpening in Moscow
(Documentary) Self
1959
SelfCritic at Large
(TV Series) Self - Photographer - Episode #1.26 (1949) ... Self - Photographer
1949