I suspect that one of the most fun aspects of being a museum curator is rummaging around to see what’s been neglected for years and hiding in storage. There is nothing like a significant gift --- big enough to celebrate but not big enough to stand on its own --- to spur some serious foraging. The SFMOMA has recently mounted their “Photography in Mexico: Selected Works from the Collections of SFMOMA and Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser” with the added bonus that the museum decided to round out the show with a shopping spree.
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