Where is Elliott Erwitt from?

Where is Elliott Erwitt from?

Paris, FranceElliott Erwitt / Place of birth

Where does Elliott Erwitt live?

New York City
Based in New York City, Elliott Erwitt travels obsessively. He likes children and dogs.

Where did Elliott Erwitt go to college?

Los Angeles City College
Hollywood High SchoolNew School For Social Research
Elliott Erwitt/Education

How did Elliott Erwitt become famous?

In addition to his photojournalism, Erwitt became well known for his photographs of dogs and in 1974 published his first book of dogs, titled Son of Bitch. In the 1990s and 2000s he published three more books on the subject—Elliott Erwitt: To the Dogs (1992), Dog Dogs (1998), and Elliot Erwitt’s Dogs (2008).

Did Elliott Erwitt serve in the military?

Erwitt was drafted into the United States Army in 1951, and continued taking photographs while stationed in New Jersey, Germany, and France. After his service was complete, the photographer settled in New York. Erwitt was mentored by Edward Steichen and Roy Stryker, who appreciated his work.

What is Elliot Erwitt doing now?

Currently based in New York, NY, Erwitt travels extensively for his commercial and fine art commissions. The artist’s works are held in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and the Cleveland Museum of Art, among others.

What is Elliott Erwitt doing now?

Is Elliott Erwitt still working?

In 1953, Erwitt joined Magnum Photos and worked as a freelance photographer for Collier’s, Look, LIFE, Holiday and other luminaries in that golden period for illustrated magazines. To this day, he is for hire and continues to work for a variety of journalistic and commercial outfits.

Who was Elliott Erwitt inspired by?

He was influenced by meeting the famous photographers Edward Steichen, Robert Capa and Roy Stryker. Stryker, the former Director of the Farm Security Administration’s photography department, hired Erwitt to work on a photography project for the Standard Oil Company.

Where is Elliott Erwitt now?

Does Elliott Erwitt still do photography?