Weston, Brett (Theodore) 1911-1993

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WESTON, Brett (Theodore) 1911-1993

PERSONAL: Born 1911, in Los Angeles, CA; died, January 22, 1993, in Hawaii; son of Edward Weston (a photographer). Education: Studied photography with Edward Weston.

CAREER: Photographer. Established studio with Edward Weston, San Francisco, CA, 1929 (later moved to Carmel, CA); freelance photographer with film studios and airplane factories, 1941-45; worked with Edward Weston on photographic portfolios, 1948-58.

AWARDS, HONORS: Guggenheim fellowship, 1946.

WRITINGS:

Brett Weston Photographs, E. Weyhe (New York, NY), 1956.

Aperture Monograph: Brett Weston, [New York, NY], 1960.

Voyage of the Eye: Brett Weston, Aperture, Inc. (Millerton, NY), 1975.

Brett Weston: Photographs from Five Decades, Aperture, Inc. (Millerton, NY), 1980.

Hawaii: Fifty Photographs, Photography West Graphics (Carmel, CA), 1982.

Brett Weston: A Personal Selection, Photography West Graphics (Carmel, CA), 1986.

Brett Weston, Master Photographer, Photography West Graphics (Carmel, CA), 1989.

Portraits of My Father, introduction by Ansel Adams, 1976.

Twenty Photographs, 1970-77, [Carmel, CA], 1977.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

ONLINE

Brett Weston Archive,http://www.brettwestonarchive.com/ (May 2, 2002).*

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