Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam

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At Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam, admire works by well-known and up-and-coming photographers. In 2001, the museum opened to celebrate photography, showcase established artists, and support those early in their careers. Explore the four galleries. Each has a temporary exhibit, often devoted to themes like documentary, art, and fashion. Notable shows from the past included work from Henri Cartier-Bresson and Richard Avedon. Arrange your visit to Foam - Photography Museum Amsterdam and discover more family-friendly attractions in Amsterdam using our Amsterdam travel itinerary planner.
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  • Beautiful pictures of Gordon Parks, the US in all their racist narrow-mindedness but iconic nicely depicted. A very wide choice of his oeuvre, which spans a long period. Really worth it! Foam has always something going on that justifies a visit, am rarely disappointed.
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  • My visit felt more like a photo exhibition than being in a museum. Before you go make sure that the artist will be interested for you. If you are photography lover you should visit, but it is not a pl...  more »
  • We visit the exhibition from the American photographer Gordon Parks. (1912-2006) from 16 jun-6 sep. He used photograhpy to expose divisions in the Amercan society. His work presents 120 works includin...  more »

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