Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, South Carolina
Costa Manos: American Color
April 3 - June 6, 1999
Dallas Texas, 1989, Color print on Ilfochrome paper, Courtesy of the artist (c) Costa Manos
Born in Columbia, SC, in 1934, Costa Manes graduated from the University of South Carolina before embarking on a career in photojournalism and fine art photography. Since 1964 he has worked as a freelance photographer in Boston and been a member of Magnum Photos. His Greek Portfolio is in the museum's permanent collection, and his photographs have been shown most recently at the Chrysler Museum (Norfolk, VA) and the Photographic Center of Skopelos (Greece).
Coney Island, New York, 1987, Color print on Ilfochrome paper, Courtesy of the artist (c) Costa Manos
Daytona Beach, Florida, 1994, Color print on Ilfochrome paper, Courtesy of the artist (c) Costa Manos
Organization: This exhibition is organized by the Columbia
Museum of Art as part of the South Carolina Arts Commission's Century Project.
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