Frank Horvat *

06.12.2012 in23:22 in Documentary, Old Masters -->


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was born in 1928, in Abbazia (now Opatija in Croatia), when it was still part of Italy. He attended secondary school in Lugano, where he remained for the entire duration of the war. He moved to Milan in 1947, where he began his career as a professional photographer, then soon afterwards to Paris, where he met Henry Cartier-Bresson, for whom he immediately felt an affinity and from whom he learned about the spontaneity of the image.