Robert Frank

Robert Frank

Fellow: Awarded 1955
Field of Study: Photography
Fellow: Awarded 1956
Field of Study: Photography

Competition: US & Canada

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1955 and 1956:

FRANK, ROBERT LOUIS. Appointed for photography.

Born November 9, 1924, Switzerland. Studies of photography in Zurich and Geneva, Switzerland.

Photographer, 1943-44, Gloria Films, Zurich; photographer, 1947–48, Harper’s Bazaar.

Exhibitions: Exhibited in Museum of Modern Art photography shows, 1948, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1955; New York galleries; Helmhaus, Zurich, 1955.

Photographs published in Life, Du (Switzerland), Neuf (Paris), Neue Zürcher Zeitung.

 Obituary

Awarded: Elected Member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, 2016

Elected Member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, 2016
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