The Polaroid Project

by Photo Life

Guy Bourdin, Charles Jourdan, 1978 © The Guy Bourdin Estate 2017 / Courtesy of
Louise Alexander Gallery

From June 15 through September 15, the McCord Museum in Montreal is presenting The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology. The exhibition presents work from about 100 of the most prominent international artists of the 20th century; a section focusing on Polaroid’s founder, history, cameras and accessories; and work by three Montreal artists known for using Polaroids—Louise Abbott, Benoît Aquin and Charles Gagnon.

Barbara Crane, Private Views, 1981 © Barbara Crane

Kunihiro Shinohara, Cosmic #9, 1993-2000 © Kunihiro Shinohara

Timothy White, Untitled, 1998 © Timothy White

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