For the gallery’s second AIPAD exhibition, Elizabeth Houston will be presenting the works of Aaron Siskind, in addition to the photographs of Melanie Willhide. Embodying movement and rhythm within the frame, both photographers actively challenged the visual norms of their era, creating work that continues to stand outside the defining limits of space and time.
Dark with rich gelatin silver, the works of Aaron Siskind depart from realism without total abandonment. Capturing the magnified details of everyday life, Siskind’s works create moments of pause and contemplation for the modern viewer. Maintaining a loyalty to both conceptualism and realism, Siskind challenged… more