Subscribe to our RSS feed:

RSS Feed Button








Robert Frank
U.S. 90, en route to Del Rio, Texas
1955
Private collection, courtesy Hamiltons Gallery
Photograph © Robert Frank, from "The Americans"
   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  

PERFECTLY FRANK
by Sidney Lawrence



The National Gallery of Art’s "Looking In: Robert Frank’s The Americans" (through April 26) opened in Washington during the surge of populist optimism surrounding Barack Obama’s inauguration in January, and aptly so. The exhibition’s subject, though a half-century old, well suited the intelligent, post-racial, community-organizing promise of that otherwise frigid week.

...more