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Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman

His pictures sold their houses

Julius Shulman photographed “Kaufmann House,’’ seen in the documentary “Visual Acoustics.’’ Julius Shulman photographed “Kaufmann House,’’ seen in the documentary “Visual Acoustics.’’ (J. Paul Getty Trust/Arthouse Films)
By Ty Burr
Globe Staff / February 26, 2010

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In theory, making a documentary about an architectural photographer is like celebrating a mirror for reflecting the sun. Isn’t that focusing on the thing represented rather than the thing itself? (Full article: 498 words)

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