History in Art
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The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951
Artists in 'the Photo League', active from 1936 to 1951, were known for capturing sharply revealing, compelling moments from everyday life.
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Life in Stills
A photo shop owner and her grandson join forces to save the shop and the nearly one million negatives that document Israel's defining moments.
The politics of display
The redesign of the Ashmolean in Oxford provides a chance to reflect on how we understand the meaning of collections
The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford is the oldest museum in Britain, founded in 1693. The institution has grown, thanks to a new postmodern building by architect Rick Mather. The open concept design of the...