Lecture: “Why Should There Not Be Many Schools of Photographic Art?”
Julia Dolan, Ph.D., The Minor White Curator of Photography
Rapidly changing artistic styles, fueled by a world war and significant technological advances, affected Edward Curtis at the midpoint of his production of The North American Indian. Dr. Dolan will place Curtis’ photographs within the larger context of early 20th-century photography, when Modernism overtook Pictorialism and social documentary style changed the ways viewers experienced photographs.Purchase tickets
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