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Image above: Edward Steichen in the Berlin installation of Family of Man, 1955, via

Family of Man, New York, MoMA, 1955, Photography Against The Grain, Nova Scotia, the press of NSCAD, 1984.

STEICHEN, Edward, The Family of Man, New York , 1955, The 90s: A Family of Man? Images de l’homme dans l’art contemporain, Luxembourg, Casino Luxembourg, 1997.

The LACMA Rain Room - Los Angeles - Local Adventurer

See how Random International combines art and technology at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Rain Room /

291 Fifth Avenue. View of the Exterior, before 1913. Source: Yale Collection of American Literature/Sarah Greenough et al: Modern art and America – Alfred Stieglitz and his New York galleries. National Gallery of Art, Washington D. C. 2001, ISBN 0-8212-2728-9, p.542.

Installation view of the exhibition The Family of Man, on view January 24–May 8, 1955 at The Museum of Modern Art. Gelatin silver print. Photographic Archive, The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York. Photo by Rolf Petersen. © 2010 The Museum of Modern Art, New York

New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape, held in 1975 at the International Museum of Photography.

The Family of Man was an ambitious photography exhibition curated by Edward Steichen, the director of the Museum of Modern Art's…