Photo Exhibition Challenges Media’s Standards of Beauty

May 20, 2011

By Conor Risch

Beauty CULTure, a new exhibition at The Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles, examines photography’s role in both creating and questioning our cultural ideal of feminine beauty. Featuring work by more than 100 photographers, including Albert Watson, Guy Bourdin, Herb Ritts, Ellen Von Unwerth, Mary Ellen Mark and Lauren Greenfield, the show seeks to celebrate the feminine image while...

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