Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history
Australian photos sent to c19th world fairs which stayed in European/American collections. I am researching an exhibition on the history of the photograph in Australia 1840s - now, for 2015. Most of the photographs Australia sent to world fairs in the 19th c stayed overseas. We are trying to track these down.
If anyone has 19th century Australian photos in their collection please do get in touch on my work email …Continue
Added by Judy Annear on October 23, 2012 at 3:30 — No Comments
I have included a couple of links that might be of interest.
It is quite American but very interesting. You can access them form itunes or the website. I have listened to a lot of them and leaned a great deal.
One of the great paradigm shifts in contemporary art over the past 20 years has been the movement of photography into the realm of fine art. The critical and commercial success of artists such as Wolfgang Tillmans, Thomas Struth and Andreas Gursky, who are represented by contemporary art galleries, and the appointment of photography curators to top public galleries such as Tate Modern and Guggenheim, has ensured that the medium is increasingly regarded as a…Continue
Added by Michael Pritchard on December 26, 2010 at 10:00 — No Comments
Call For Papers.
(De)constructing the Archive in a Digital Age.
September 10th 2010, School of the Arts Loughborough University, UK.…
Added by Mort Marsh on June 29, 2010 at 9:30 — No Comments