This exhibition at the Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin, on view through March 2014, shows five decades as seen by a German photographer born the year World War II broke out. Barbara Klemm (b.1939) started working as a photographer in 1959 for the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), which employed her from 1970 to 2004 to cover arts and politics. Many of her photographs appeared in the newspaper’s culture section and on the cover of their Saturday supplement.
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