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Masculinities: Liberation through PhotographyBringing together over 300 works by more than 50 pioneering international artists, the Barbican surveys the representation of masculinity across several mediums in its new exhibition, Masculinities: Liberation through Photography. An exploration of how masculinity is experienced, performed and socially constructed, it demonstrates how both photography and film have played a central role in influencing how masculinities are understood in contemporary society. Topics covered include queer identity, the black body, power and patriarchy and fatherhood and family.

 

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Masculinities: Liberation through Photography  Sunil Gupta Untitled 22 from the series Christopher Street, 1976 Courtesy the artist and Hales Gallery. © Sunil Gupta. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2019  

   
Masculinities: Liberation through Photography - Sunil Gupta Untitled 22 from the series Christopher Street, 1976 Courtesy the artist and Hales Gallery. © Sunil Gupta. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2019

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography Sunil Gupta Untitled 22 from the series Christopher Street, 1976 Courtesy the artist and Hales Gallery. © Sunil Gupta. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2019 


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