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Philip Trager (b. 1935)

Manuel Alum, 1989/2005

gelatin silver print

Philip Trager is one of the foremost photographers of architecture and dance. His distinctly personal portraits of buildings are regarded as landmarks in architectural photography. His expressionistic photographs of dancers in outdoor settings have expanded the genre of dance photography. Trager's work is included in numerous museum, corporate and private collections including The Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of the City of New York, and the Center for Creative Photography. Trager's photographs have been exhibited worldwide in museums and galleries.