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see, observe, think

August 31, 2009

“Nothing is more hateful to me than photography sugar-coated with gimmicks, poses and false effects. Let me speak the truth in all honesty about our age.”

(August Sander, 1927)

AUGUST SANDER : “Voir, observer et penser”
Sept 9 – Dec 20, 2009, Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson

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4 Comments leave one →
  1. September 1, 2009 6:48 am

    excellent. there is a wonderful essay by doeblin on sander. just forgotten where.

  2. September 1, 2009 7:36 am

    thanks antonia. sander was one of the best. i’ll look for that essay.

  3. Julian Sander permalink
    November 29, 2010 5:22 am

    the intro by doeblin is in the book “Anliz der Zeit” from 1929 which is still being produced by the Shirmer/Mosel Verlag.

    ISBN: 3-88814-357-8

  4. November 29, 2010 7:51 am

    thank you very much julian. it appears there is an english translation available as well, Face of Our Time

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