Why Exhibit? Positions On Exhibiting Photographies


A.k. Rastenberger, Iris Sikking,eds

Publisher Fw: Books

ISBN 9789490119720

Idea Code 18626


This publication offers a spectrum of views on how the myriad forms of exhibiting photographies can increase our understanding of how images operate today, as well as what they do to us when we interact with them. In the Digital Age, “photography” is best described with adjectives connoting a medium in constant flux: liquid, fluid, flexible, unstable. As such, there is no primary format for displaying photographs. By drawing upon the diverse perspectives of a group of curators, scholars, photographers, and artists based in the field of contemporary photography, this volume aims to provide a foundation for a wider discourse about exhibiting photographies in the twenty-first century.

368 p, ills colour & bw, 17 x 23 cm, pb, English


$46.50


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