Personas: Color Portraits, 1979–1985

January 28–April 2, 2017

This special feature brings together photographs by Ron Geibert, Stephen Milanowski, and Neal Slavin. Rich in color and conveying a wealth of information, these portraits offer a glimpse at the social-scape of the late 1970s–early 1980s.  Close study reveals subtle details, hinting at the private identities behind the depicted personas.

You can see this exhibition in Gallery 212 at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Neal Slavin, International Twins Association, Muncie, Indiana, 1979, chromogenic development (Ektacolor) print, 10 1/2 x 13 in. (26.7 x 33 cm), Cincinnati Art Museum; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David C. Ruttenberg, 1983.473, © and courtesy Neal Slavin