Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In
AIPAD News Archive (2010)
Blog Home All Blogs
Search all posts for:   


View all (42) posts »

Tina Modotti at Throckmorton

Posted By Turner Uligian, Monday, January 25, 2010
Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013
DATE: January 25, 2010

This show of more than forty photographs, taken in Mexico between 1923 and 1930, is a welcome reminder that Modotti's cult status is based on a substantial body of work, not just on her history of lovers, controversies, and Communist sympathies.

Tina Modotti, Bandolier, Corn & Sickle, 1927, courtesy Throckmorton Fine Art
Although a number of her most famous images (a bouquet of overblown roses, a single calla lily, a puppeteer's hands) are here in posthumous platinum prints, many of the less familiar pictures are vintage and quite rare.

Read the complete review in The New Yorker.

This post has not been tagged.

Share |
Permalink | Comments (0)
Thank you for taking the time to participate in the survey below.

Membership Management Software  ::  Legal