Peter Barberie is the Brodsky Curator of Photographs, Alfred Stieglitz Center, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. In 2014 he organized the exhibition Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography, an in-depth retrospective of Strand’s photography and films; the exhibition traveled to Fotomuseum Winterthur, Mapfre Foundation, Madrid, and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. In 2012 he organized the exhibition Zoe Strauss: Ten Years, a major mid-career survey of Strauss’s photography. His publications include Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography (2014); Zoe Strauss: Ten Years (2012); Looking at Atget (2005); and Dreaming in Black and White: Photography at the Julien Levy Gallery (co-authored with Katherine Ware, 2006). He also contributed an essay to the exhibition catalogue Charles Marville, Photographer of Paris (ed. Sarah Kennel, published by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, with University of Chicago Press, 2013).
Mr. Barberie is a graduate of the University of Connecticut, Storrs. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in the history of photography and modern art from Princeton University (Ph.D. 2007).