Six Decades of American History by Steve Schapiro

Heroic Times is the book that opens Steve Schapiro‘s exhibition at the Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York. Through his stolen photographs, a sublime example of street photography, the artist reveals the highlights of recent American history.

In the selection below, it is possible to recognize mythical surprised characters in spontaneous poses, such as J. F.. Kennedy, David Bowie, Ray Charles or Martin Scorsese.