Friday, July 31, 2009
The Genius of Photography 2: Documents for Artists
August Sander, from Man of the 20th Century, 1929.
The Genius of Photography continues with photography during the 1920s and 1930s. In Episode 2, photography as document: the Machine Age, Alexander Rodchenko and Soviet Utopianism, August Sander and human classification in the Weimer Republic, Man Ray and surrealism, Eugène Atget, Walker Evans and the Farm Security Administration.
Episode Two, Part One
Episode Two, Part Two
Episode 2, Part 3
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