David Vestal

American, 1924–2013

480 followers

David Vestal

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American, 1924–2013

Followers
480
Biography

New York School photographer David Vestal captures poetic, atmospheric urban scenes. Shooting in all kinds of weather, day and night, and often from unusual angles, Vestal has spent most of his career focusing on New York City. His photographs vividly reveal the many textures of the city, from the play of sun and shadow on its streets, to the rhythmic angles of its fire escapes, to the bodies of human beings framed by the hard edges of its architecture.

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Biography

New York School photographer David Vestal captures poetic, atmospheric urban scenes. Shooting in all kinds of weather, day and night, and often from unusual angles, Vestal has spent most of his career focusing on New York City. His photographs vividly reveal the many textures of the city, from the play of sun and shadow on its streets, to the rhythmic angles of its fire escapes, to the bodies of human beings framed by the hard edges of its architecture.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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