Minor White

American (Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1908 - 1976, Boston, Massachusetts)

Minor White taught at the California School of Fine Arts (now the San Francisco Art Institute) for only seven years, from 1946 to 1953, but his impact on photography in the Bay Area was profound and sustained. A native of Minnesota who spent the bulk o

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