Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin's War Primer 2 (2011)
Friday, October 4, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
The Robert and Joyce Menschel Photography Gallery, third floor
How does mid-century avant-garde theory and practice relate to 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.
Sign language–interpreted Gallery Sessions are held every fourth Sunday of the month at 1:30 p.m. FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.