Siegert Collection: Surrealist Photography, 1920 to 1950

Reading Time: 3 minutes As photography began to spread amongst Europe’s artistic communities of the 19th century, so a debate raged, one that, in many respects, is still alive today. Can photography be capable of more fully and accurately depicting life than painting? Photography is a mechanical representation of reality. But, for many artists at the time, it was also inherently inferior. … Continue reading Siegert Collection: Surrealist Photography, 1920 to 1950