A Restless Mind

Thomas Barrow has been at the forefront of a generation of photographers who came of age during the sixties counterculture. It included Robert Heineken, Robert Rauschenberg, Wallace Berman, and Jerry Uelsmann, among others. Abandoning traditional photography, in Barrow’s hands the camera becomes a liberating, experimental tool that incorporates mixed media, text, assemblage, photograms, and the altering and combining of negatives.

Cancelled his negatives with a scratched “X” across their surface before printing.