In Memoriam Viggo Rivad 1922-2016 (in English)

Viggo Rivad – born July 3, 1922, died February 8, 2016 By Jan Oberg Viggo Rivad, grand old man of Danish photography, exhibited for the first time in 1946 and has been influential in his field over almost 7 decades. He has given Denmark a lot of classical photo series like A Goodbye, Lauritz, Koefod’s…

Homepage for Viggo Rivad

Viggo Rivad is the grand old man of photography in Denmark. He turned 90 in July 2012 and is still going strong - although he says that he has now done his duty when it comes to taking pictures. That is true. He has donated about 40,000 to the Photography Museum in Odense and to…