Photos at Zoom: Portraiture and the Human Subject with Curatorial Assistant Lindley Warren Mickunas

Photos at Zoom: Portraiture and the Human Subject with Curatorial Assistant Lindley Warren Mickunas

Watch the video: https://vimeo.com/413697188

Read the transcript: https://www.mocp.org/education/resources/portraiture--the-human-subject-pdf.pdf

Photos at Zoom: Portraiture and the Human Subject with Curatorial Assistant Lindley Warren Mickunas

This session introduces works by historical and contemporary photographers who depict the human subject and where visual information such as setting, clothing, body language, and facial expression speak to the identity of their subjects. Artists discussed include Edward Steichen, Dawoud Bey, Julia Margaret Cameron, Myra Greene, Natalie Krick, Shizuka Yokomizo, and more.

Image: Dawoud Bey, The Birmingham Project: Don Sledge and Moses Austin, 2012

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