Visual and Material Culture: Course

Formaitons of Contemporary Photography

Shevi Orly, Semester 1, Sunday, 14:30-16:00
The goal of this class is to analyze the consequents and implications of a shifting moment during 1970s, when photography has emerged as central practice in the contemporary art world. Accordingly, we will explore the historical conditions and the theoretical arguments that led to this aesthetic shift. We will further look at the changes and the implications on photography as a medium after conceptualart, and the digital revolution.