Italian Sculptor Constantino Nivola’s famous sand-cast relief wall at the Olivetti showroom in New York in 1954. He was a close friend of Le Corbusier’s and produced murals and reliefs for (or together with) a variety of architects including Eero Saarinen, Percival Goodman, Antonin Raymond, Bernard Rudofsky, Richard G. Stein, Carl Stein and others.
Dancing at a London jazz club, 1950s.
These young jazz fans/”beatniks” in Britain became the precursor to Mods.
Miss Sputnik, circa 1950s
Stanley Kubrick, “Life and Love on the New York City Subway (Couple Sleeping on a Subway)” (1946)/Courtesy collections of the Museum of the City of New York.
Franz von Bayros
by Sammy Davis, Jr.
À bout de souffle, Jean-Luc Godard, 1960