20.2 - 17.5.2020

masculinities: liberation through photography

barbican centre, silk street, london

Through the medium of film and photography, this major exhibition considers how masculinity has been coded, performed, and socially constructed from the 1960s to the present day.

Examining depictions of masculinity from behind the lens, the Barbican brings together the work of over 50 international artists, photographers and filmmakers including Laurie AndersonSunil Gupta, Rotimi Fani-Kayode, Isaac Julien and Catherine Opie.

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Image: Isaac Julien, from After Mazatlàn III, 1999/2000.