During their conversation for our Heroes & Mentors issue, Gillian Laub and Tina Barney talked about how Barney came to trust that images of her family, as well as of other people's, actually made a subject for art. In this audio clip from
their conversation, Barney talks about the driving force behind her work: sociology.
To read more of their conversation and learn more about these photographers’ careers, see "Heroes & Mentors: Tina Barney and Gillian Laub"
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