Maya Benton is a curator at the International Center of Photography. Her next book, Roman Vishniac Rediscovered, will be published by ICP/Prestel/DelMonico Books in September.
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The Greatest Hairdresser of the 20th Century, Revealed

In 1947, Roman Vishniac documented Orthodox Jewish Holocaust Survivors near Paris. He also photographed Antoine.

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Portrait of Orthodox Girl in Synagogue Wins International Photography Award

‘Chayla in Shul’ will be displayed in London’s National Portrait Gallery

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Remembering Photographer Rebecca Lepkoff

New York City native chronicled the captivating, everyday world around her

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The Story Behind the Painting That Is the Basis for Steven Spielberg’s Next Film

The work, lost for a century, depicts Edgardo Mortara, an Italian Jewish boy seized by Church authorities

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Judaica at Sotheby’s

The annual sales include postcards from Alan Dershowitz’s collection and a stunning 18th-century Haggadah

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In the Jewish Museum’s Closet: Photos of Gay Men at Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial

The museum removed photos of gay men at Berlin’s Holocaust memorial from an exhibit on sex and identity

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Surprise Shot

A discovery, just in time for Black History Month

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Holy Tears

Sotheby’s hosts a Judaica sale and an Israeli auction

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Rogovin, Socially Conscious Photographer, Dies

Buffalo’s poor were his subject and muse