Nicole Nett

Yousuf Karsh: American Portraits

Overview

20th Century Iconic Portraits at Dayton Art Institute Exhibit

During a career that spanned six decades, photographer Yousuf Karsh created iconic portraits of many of the 20th century's most influential men and women. This exhibition features 48 of Karsh's black-and-white photographs from the National Portrait Gallery's collection.

Featured portraits include writer Ernest Hemingway; artists Georgia O’Keeffe and Andy Warhol; actors Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart; athletes Muhammad Ali and Jackie Robinson; business leaders Elizabeth Arden and Warren Buffett; architects Frank Lloyd Wright and I. M. Pei; first ladies Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Eleanor Roosevelt; and entertainment giants Walt Disney and Jim Henson.

This exhibition is organized by the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

  • Saturday, Jun 23, 2018 - Sunday, Sep 16, 2018
  • Location: 456 Belmonte Park N, Dayton Art Institute, OH
  • Phone: (937) 223-4278
  • Time: WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. THURSDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. FRIDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m Sunday Noon - 5 p.m
  • Price: Adults: $14; Seniors (60+), Students (18+ w/ID), Active Military: $11; Groups (10 or more): $11; Youth (ages 7-17): $6; Children (6 & under): Free; Museum Members: Free
Yousuf Karsh: American Portraits
  • June 23, 2018 to September 17, 2018
  • Dayton Art Institute
  • Adults: $14; Seniors (60+), Students (18+ w/ID), Active Military: $11; Groups (10 or more): $11; Youth (ages 7-17): $6; Children (6 & under): Free; Museum Members: Free
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday