Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/04/26

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Subject: RE: [Leica] Salgado
From: "Steve Unsworth" <>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2001 16:35:59 +0100

Thanks Clive

What an irritating web site that is!


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[]On Behalf Of clive
Sent: 26 April 2001 14:31
Subject: Re: [Leica] Salgado

have a look at Walsall art gallery
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From: "Steve Unsworth" <>
To: "LUG" <>
Sent: 26 April 2001 11:42
Subject: [Leica] Salgado

> Yesterday I went to the Salgado 'Migration' exhibition in Walsall here in
> the UK.
> All I can say to anyone who is able to go is, don't think twice, go!
> Magnificent photographs. The exhibition was larger than I expected, maybe
> 200 photographs.
> What really surprised me were the pictures of children that he took just
> keep them quiet. They are all placed together along two walls in one of
> rooms. I told myself that I shouldn't like them, that they were just
> cropped portraits that showed very little of the context in which they
> taken. But I was won over, they were incredibly moving photographs.
> The exhibition is on until early June - I don't know if it's touring after
> that -  admission is free.
> Steve

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