Hal Fischer, Signifiers for a Male Response, from Gay Semiotics 1977; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, gift of Richard Lorenz; © Hal Fischer
Hal Fischer, Signifiers for a Male Response, from Gay Semiotics 1977; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, gift of Richard Lorenz; © Hal Fischer 

Thought Pieces - 1970s Photographs by Lew Thomas, Donna-Lee Phillips, and Hal Fischer

04/01/2020 - 09/08/2020

SFMOMA 
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CA 94103 San Francisco

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In the early 1970s, Lew Thomas set out to disrupt photography in San Francisco. Tired of the mystical thinking and emotionalism that he felt had dominated work produced in the region since the 1940s, Thomas pursued a practice grounded in Conceptual art and contemporary philosophy.