Posts written by mengel

Art Institute of Chicago: Film and Photo in New York

Saturday, July 21, 2012 – Sunday, November 25, 2012 In the 1920s New York City surpassed London to become the most populous and industrially advanced city in the world. A dense and animated urban environment without parallel, the city emerged as the cultural icon we… Continue reading

The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936-1951

The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936-1951 November 04, 2011 – March 25, 2012 Opens at The Jewish Museum this week, and runs through March 25th, 2012.Included in the exhibit are photographs by Morris Engel and his wife, Ruth Orkin There is a photo essay… Continue reading

November 2011

FILMS “Little Fugitive” is being released in France for the first time in 50 years by Carlotta Films in February, 2009. Turner Classic Movies will air all three of Morris Engel’s features, “Little Fugitive”, (1953) “Lovers and Lollipops” (1955) and “Weddings and Babies” (1958) and… Continue reading