Hometown: Columbia, SC
BA English Literature, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, 1955
Constantine Manos Bio
About The Artist
Constantine Manos was born in South Carolina of Greek immigrant parents. He attended the University of South Carolina, where he received a B. A. in English Literature. He is a member of Magnum Photos and he lives in Provincetown on Cape Cod.
His photographs are in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Art Institute of Chicago; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Bibliotheque National, Paris; George Eastman House in Rochester; the Museum of Fine Ars, Houston; and the Benaki Museum, Athens.
Manos is the author of five books: Portrait of A Symphony, A Greek Portfolio, Bostonians, and American Color. American Color 2 was published in September 2010. In 2003 Manos was awarded the Leica Medal of Excellence for work from his American Color series.
Courtesy of the artist
Constantine Manos Permanent Collections
Select Permanent Collections
Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
The Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France
The George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
Works by the Artist