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The Best Photographic Images of 2011

Sometimes an exhibit is great in its entirety; sometimes one particular piece rises well above the rest of the exhibit. The images below fall into the latter category. Together, they constitute the 10 best photographic images of 2011, at least in this reviewer's opinion.
1. Harry Callahan, “Telephone Wires,” National Gallery of Art. The National Gallery [...]

Reviewed: Prix Pictet at the Corcoran Gallery of Art

The Prix Pictet for photography has a straightforward mission: “to raise public awareness worldwide to the social and environmental challenges of the new millennium.” This year’s theme of growth—“a blessing or a curse”—doesn’t exactly break new ground, and the shortlisted images on display at the Corcoran Gallery of Art include a lot of what you [...]