“As ghostly as some of the images appear in Hugh Mangum’s archive, they are not about ghosts at all. They are about, potentially, futures.” Maurice Wallace
Made in the American South at the turn of the 20th century, Mangum’s photographs engage our emotions, intellect and imagination, revealing complexities about a time and place from our past we think we already know.
From “Photos Day or Night: The Archive of Hugh Mangum,” by Sarah Stacke with texts by Maurice Wallace and Martha Sumler. Published by @redhookeditions (2018) and designed by @bonniebriant. Link in bio.