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In The Face of History: European Photographers of the 20th Century

In The Face of History: European Photographers of the 20th Century

Barbican Art Gallery

Work:
Design. Typography. Signage.
Spec:
Vinyl cut exhibition graphics. Accompanying publication.
Client:
Barbican Art Gallery

In The Face of History: European Photographers of the 20th Century

Barbican Art Gallery
13 October 2006–28 January 2007

In the Face of History charts the convulsions of 20th-century Europe from the First World War to the fall of communist and fascist dictatorships. The show brings iconic photographers such as Robert Doisneau and Eugène Atget and contemporary artists such as Boris Mikhailov and Jitka Hanzlová.

Reviews

An exhibition of photographs chronicling 20th-century Europe tells a familiar story — but their real power lies in what they leave hidden. The Guardian