A Democracy of Images

Guest curator Merry Foresta, who was the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s photography curator from 1983 to 1999, tours the… read more

Guest curator Merry Foresta, who was the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s photography curator from 1983 to 1999, tours the museum’s exhibit, “A Democracy of Images,” which marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the museum’s photography collection. She spoke about the technology, history, and art of photography in the United States, and showed some of the museum’s collection of nearly 7,500 photographs. close

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A Democracy of Images

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 22, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 29, 2013

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  • Sep 22, 2013 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 8:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 28, 2013 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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