Durango 8 1961 is the title of the black and white photograph by Aaron Siskind on this poster advertising an exhibit of Siskind's photos at the University of Hawaii Art Gallery. This 1980 retrospective show featured Siskind's work from 1933-1979. The poster is hand-signed by Siskind.
Susan Merritt and Stephen Brigidi designed the poster.
Aaron Siskind (1903-1991)was an American photographer whose interests focused on nature and architectural design and whose photographs were often of abstract designs and figures. He was on the faculty of the IIT Institute of Design in Chicago and later at the Rhode Island School of Design.
Anyone interested in black and white photography and the American photographer whose innovative photos earned him a place in the history of photography will love owning this poster.