The Photograph as Contemporary Art

Offers a survey of contemporary art photography that includes discussions of the eight categories within the discipline, profiles of prominent artists, and photographs with detailed explanations.

The Photograph as Contemporary Art

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The Photograph as Contemporary Art
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Charlotte Cotton
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

Offers a survey of contemporary art photography that includes discussions of the eight categories within the discipline, profiles of prominent artists, and photographs with detailed explanations.
Art Photography and the Contentions of Contemporary Art: Rhetoric, Practice, and Reception
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Phil Lee, University of Chicago
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

Chapters 1 and 2 challenge Greenberg and Krauss' theoretical characterizations of photography as literary and indexical, arguing that the photographs of Stieglitz, Woodman, and Sherman demonstrate photography's multifaceted characteristics. My analysis of the artists' works allows for a reassessment of postmodern art criticism. Chapters 3 and 4 explore photography's reciprocal
Public, Private, Secret
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Charlotte Cotton, Marina Chao
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

Copublished by Aperture and the International Center of Photography
The Photographer's Vision
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Michael Freeman
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In The Photographer's Vision, international bestseller Michael Freeman examines the work of photography's greats, explaining how to view a photo and how to learn from looking at it. Photographers featured include some of the most distinguished names in photography's history: Nick Knight, Frederick Henry Evans, Frans Lanting, Tim Page, Wolfgang
Prospect
Language: en
Pages: 423
Authors: Peter Weiermair
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

Offering a survey of international explorations and discoveries, this catalogue documents the effort to identify from a global perspective the position of photography in contemporary art. With an emphasis upon the many and diverse applications of photography as a form of artistic expression, the present volume also examines the medium's