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Project Statement

by T. Shaw


Agel's project is to historicize the industrial era by documenting the remains of its production in nature. He does so by presenting the photographs next to descriptions of excavations in Mesoamerica written by 19th C. exlorer John Lloyd Stephens.

Monuments To the Industrial Revolution

Charles Agel

Agents

Charles Agel

type: initiating

role:
photographer


Publication Information

dates:
production: 1989

Aesthetic Profile

movement:
unknown

subject:
Photography

themes: Affects of industrial production [T. Shaw]

content form:
journals (AAT)
appropriated text (local)

publication tradition:
Photography

community: other Visual Studies Workshop and photographers in the area of Western NY such as John Pfhal [T. Shaw]