More American Photographs

More American Photographs
Library Shelf Location 27.HOFF
Publication Date 2011
Description As the United States slowly emerges from its most significant economic downturn since the Great Depression, the CCA Wattis Institute reexamined the well-known photography program of the Farm Security Administration, 1935-44, which included artists such as Walker Evans, Ben Shahn, Dorothea Lange and Marion Post Wolcott. For More American Photographs, twelve contemporary photographers were commissioned to travel the United States, documenting its land and people. Featured Artists Walead Beshty, Larry Clark, Roe Ethridge, Katy Grannan, William E. Jones, Sharon Lockhart, Catherine Opie, Martha Rosler, Collier Schorr, Stephen Shore, Alec Soth, Hank Willis Thomas, Esther Bubley, Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange, Russell Lee, Gordon Parks, Marion Post Wolcott, Ben Shahn.
ISBN 9780980205589
Quantity 1
Pages 96
Editor Jens Hoffmann
Format Paperback
Publisher CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts
Related Artists Collier Schorr, Larry Clark, Martha Rosler, Roe Ethridge, Sharon Lockhart, Stephen Shore, Catherine Opie, Katy Grannan, Gordon Parks, Alec Soth, Walead Beshty, Dorothea Lange, William E Jones, Hank Willis Thomas, Esther Bubley, Walker Evans, Russell Lee, Marion Post Wolcott, Ben Shahn
Category Photography
Artist's Nationality American (USA)
Language English

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