The Jack Mitchell Collection

November 15, 2013 – April 9, 2014 all-day

photos by Jack Mitchell

arnoldschwnataliewoodThe Jack Mitchell Collection represents, in microcosm, Jack Mitchell’s forty-five years of photographing in New York City.

Jack Mitchell was the photographer for the American Ballet Theater for a decade and for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater for more than three decades, but is also recognized for his special assignment photography for the The New York Times and Dance Magazine, for which he has created 168 cover photographs.

Mitchell’s photographs have also appeared on the covers of and in Rolling Stone, The New York Magazine, People Magazine, Newsweek, Time, Life, Vogue, Elle, Vanity Fair and virtually every domestic and international publication featuring photographs of arts personalities.

His long list of photographic subjects includes almost every notable performing and visual artist of the second part of the 20th century, such actors as : Robin Williams, Al Pacino, Angela Landsbury, Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Natalie Wood, and Gloria Swanson.

In addition, Mitchell has photographed notable subjects such as: Tennessee Williams, John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Neil Simon, Lucian Pavarotti, Itzhak Pearlman, Mikhail Baryshnivov, Alvin Ailey and Andy Warhol.

Jack Mitchell Collection Brochure