The Shuttered Society
Art Photography in the GDR 1949-1989
Text by Ulrich Domröse, Jana Duda, T.O. Immisch, Andreas Krase, Bernd Lindner, Gabriele Muschter, Urs Stahel, Uwe Warnke, Daniela Zeilinger.
The Shuttered Society looks at art photography from the German Democratic Republic, examining how art photography was able to critically reflect on social conditions in the GDR. Photographers include Usula Arnold, Tina Bara, Sibylle Bergemann, Kurt Buchwald, Arno Fischer, Peter Langer, Helga Paris, Evelyn Richter, and Ulrich Wüst.