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Installation view, ‘The Photographic Object, 1970′ at Hauser & Wirth (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic)

Stretching the Truth of Photography

by Amelia Rina Photography’s initial accomplishment was to allow for the instantaneous transformation of a four-dimensional object or event into a static, two-dimensional representation. However, in the catalogue for the 1970 exhibition Photography into Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, Peter C. Burnell…