Thursday, September 24, 2009

States of Union

Alix Smith at the Morgan Lehman Gallery

States of Union #5 30 x 40 in. Digital C-Print.

While portraiture has been used for centuries to memorialize the family lineage, these visual depictions have focused almost entirely on the heterosexual family unit. Gay families, with almost no history of depiction, do not have this same pronounced and illustrated legacy.

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