“From Today, Painting is Dead: Early Photography in Britain and France” at the Barnes thru May 12th

The Barnes Museum, located in Philadelphia, has the exhibition From Today, Painting is Dead: Early Photography in Britain and France on view through May 12th.  The 250 iconic photographs in this exhibition are categorized according to the rigid guidelines that had existed for painting prior to the advent of photography and show the challenges faced by artists working in the new medium.

Please click here for more information about the exhibition.

Photo credit: Peter Henry Emerson

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