Jacob Riis (b. 1849, Ribe, Denmark; d. 1914, Massachusetts) is a Danish-American photographer and social activist. He emigrated to the United States in 1870, where he became a police reporter. Flash photography had only recently been invented, which he used for his work in the New York streets at night.
16. Feb 15. AprJacob Riis - The Other Half Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam
24. Jun 15. DecPicture Industry CCS Bard Hessel Museum
17. Sep 08. Jan 2012Nothing in the World But Youth Turner Contemporary, Margate °
23. Jan 24. MayRealismus - das Abenteuer der Wirklichkeit. Courbet - Hopper - Gursky Kunsthalle Emden