ARTS 209

History of Photography

This course will offer an exploration of the history of photography including: 19th century photo- graphic processes; major figures in the 19th and 20th centuries; the popular impact of photographic imagery; and the creation of a visual culture. Major movements such as pictoralism, modernism, and postmodernism will be featured in conjunction with some important practitioners and theorists. Offered alternate years. V.6a

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