August Sander Education Programs


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Extraordinary Images of Ordinary People:
The photographs of August Sander from the J Paul Getty Museum

Discussion tour
The 'objective' viewfinder: Investigate Sander's project to capture the essence of human nature in his subjects, finding the extraordinary in the seemingly ordinary. Examine his attention to detail through his 'objective' viewfinder and consider how his photographic images may be read by audiences across time.
YEARS 9-12
1 hour •
$127.50 per group of 15 or less

August Sander Collection Notes
Investigating key artworks in the Gallery:

  • Maler (Anton Räderscheidt)
  • Field with Marguerites
  • Universitätsgebäude  (University Building)
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