Resonance and Return: Social Documentary Photography 1935-Present
Judy Bankhead; Julia M. Dawson; Robert Dawson; Walker Evans; Brenda Ann Kenneally; Dorothea Lange; Russell Lee; Ken Light; Marion Post Wolcott; Arthur Rothstein; Ben Shahn;
This exhibition brings together Farm Security Administration photographs of the 1930s, including Walker Evans, Russell Lee and Marion Post Wolcott, with those of contemporary photographers such as Judy Bankhead, Robert Dawson and Brenda Ann Kenneally. The exhibition examines ways in which photographers, then and now, use their cameras as tools for documentation and social change stressing the subject of the work over their artistic style. Exhibition held in the Street Level Gallery space.
photographers, farming, Social classes, Economic & social conditions, documentaries, photography