Since Musée Réattu founded its photography department in 1965, as a museum of fine arts it has continually engaged in recognising photography as a major art form in its own right on a par with painting and sculpture. What these mediums have in common are a creator, who transcends the technique, and the status of the image, raised to the rank of work of art. All photographers in the museum collection or those that have featured in exhibitions have contributed to this activist approach. The museum has supported and welcomed many artists whose visual research suited this museum, the former […]
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