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Hugo Brehme’s Mexico
November 27, 2020 - November 28, 2020
Friday, November 27 & Saturday, November 28, 2020
Public hours: 11am-5 pm with COVID-safe guidelines and capacity.
Exhibition is on view November 27, 2020–January 9, 2021
Obscura Gallery is excited to debut a solo exhibition by Hugo Brehme, one of the earliest Modern photographers working in Mexico in the early 20th Century. This photographic exhibition will include photographs and postcards focused on iconic Mexican subjects including scenic landscapes, colonial architecture, and the everyday life of indigenous peoples. Complementing the work of Hugo Brehme, we will also have a small selection of work by Manuel Alvarez Bravo, a prominent Modern Mexican photographer heavily influenced by Brehme, as well as Mexican photographer Manuel Carrillo who resonated his predecessor in the beauty and authenticity of photographing his culture in the mid to later part of the 20th Century.