Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, War Primer 2 (2011)

Diana Bush

Sunday, September 29, 2013, 11:30 a.m.

The Robert and Joyce Menschel Photography Gallery, third floor

What is the presence of mid-century avant-garde theory and practice in contemporary photography? Join a group discussion on War Primer 2 (2011), Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin’s critical rereading of Bertolt Brecht’s text War Primer (1955), to explore one example.

In conjunction with the exhibition New Photography 2013

Gallery Sessions, impromptu interactions facilitated by Museum educators that explore the creative process, art history, and the experience of art, take place daily in select galleries. Groups meet in the galleries noted on the schedule. Gallery Sessions are free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.