Art Shay: Coney Island Threesome
1947, gelatin silver print
Monroe Gallery of Photography, 112 Don Gaspar Ave., 505-992-0800 The exhibition of photographs by Art Shay continues through Jan. 22. Shay, an navigator in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II, flew on 52 bomber missions before turning to photography as a journalist, working for Life, Time, Sports Illustrated, and other publications. His career spans seven decades, during which time he photographed nine U.S. presidents; covered political events, celebrities, and other major figures of the 20th century; and created portraits of American life and culture.