Tod Papageorge


Tod Papageorge (born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire United States, 1940) is an American photographer whose career began in the New York City street photography movement of the 1960s. He is the recipient of two Guggenheim fellowships and two NEA Visual Artists Fellowships. His work is in public collections including the Museum of Modern Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. Between 1979 and 2013 he directed the graduate program in photography at the Yale School of Art.

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Born 1 August 1940. From 1966 to 1968, Papageorge worked as a photographer's assistant in New York City, New York. From 1968 to 1978, he worked as a freelance photographer in New York City. Since 1978, Papageorge has been a professor of photography at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

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Tod Papageorge

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