<h1 class="page">PHOTOGRAPHY</h1> <div id="main"> <div class="column-a"> <ul id="menu"> <li class="first"><a href="/collection">The Collection</a><a href="#" class="toggle">+</a><ul><li><a href="/collection/works?utf8=%E2%9C%93&amp;q=&amp;classifications=">All Works</a></li> <li><a href="/collection/works?utf8=✓&amp;q=&amp;classifications=&amp;on_view=1">On View</a></li> <li><a href="/collection/works?utf8=✓&amp;q=&amp;classifications=&amp;recent_acquisitions=1">Recent Acquisitions</a></li> <li><a href="/collection/about">About</a></li> </ul></li> <li class=" selected"><a href="/explore/collection/departments">Curatorial Departments</a><a href="#" class="toggle">+</a><ul><li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/architecture_design">Architecture & Design</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/drawings">Drawings</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/film">Film</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/media">Media & Performance Art</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/painting_sculpture">Painting & Sculpture</a></li> <li class="selected"><a href="/explore/collection/departments/photography">Photography</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/departments/prints_illustrated_books">Prints & Illustrated Books</a></li> </ul></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/conservation">Conservation</a><a href="#" class="toggle">+</a><ul><li><a href="/explore/collection/conservation/recovery">Hurricane Sandy: Conservation Resources</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/conservation/media_art">Matters in Media Art</a></li> <li><a href="/explore/collection/conservation/faq">Conservation FAQ</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.mediaconservation.io">Media Conservation Initiative</a></li> </ul></li> <li><a href="/collection/provenance">Provenance Research Project</a></li> <li><a href="/licensing">Licensing</a></li> <li><a href="/docs/explore/CollectionsMgmtPolicyMoMA_Oct10.pdf">Collections Management Policy</a></li> </ul> <a href="/explore/collection/photosubmissions.html" class="box-gray-white"> <div> <h2>Portfolio submission </h2> <p>Please fill out the online form</p> </div> </a> </div> <div class="column-bc"> <div class="introduction"> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PLfYVzk0sNiGEyhrsFr_uPx76BzVxh9URl" width="725" height="407" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> <div class="column-b"> <div class="box"> <p class="top">The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) began collecting modern photography in 1930 and established the department in 1940. The Museum’s holdings of more than 25,000 works constitute one of the most important collections of modern and contemporary photography in the world. As diverse as photography itself, the collection includes work not only by artists, but also by journalists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and amateurs.</p> <p><a href="/research-and-learning/research-resources/study-centers/index#photostudy">The Erna and Victor Hasselblad Photography Study Center</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="column-c"> <div class="JS_Widget"> <a href="/widgets/collection/photography" rel=""></a> </div> </div> <br class="clear" /> </div> <br class="clear" /> </div>