Saturday, January 19, 2013

Review: Alluring and illuminating “Photography as Propaganda” at Lumiere



"The George Washington Bridge" by Margaret Bourke-White, 1933

"What countries could be more different than the Soviet Union and the United States during the first half of the 20th century? Yet, as suggested by Lumiere’s illuminating “Photography as Propaganda: Politics and the Utopian Dream,” many of their ideals and fantasies were actually alike, and so were the images that served their goals and cultural values..." Read the article: Review: Alluring and illuminating “Photography as Propaganda” at Lumiere - By Robert Stalker, October 11, 2011 artsatl.com