The Art of Remembering Portraits of Persistence

“All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt.” Susan Sontag Exciting news! Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery uploaded images from Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence toContinue reading “The Art of Remembering Portraits of Persistence”