Monday, July 11, 2011

discourse • the photographic universe

from 'the photographic universe' conference at parsons the new school for design march 2-3, 2011. "it is impor­tant to reflect on this current moment–with the rapidly increasing permeation of photography throughout contemporary life–on what is the importance of photography as a specific medium or discipline from the perspective of a practitioner, user, pedagogue, technologist, historian, among others. furthermore, how can we evaluate contemporary culture within the expanding photographic field while speculating the future of images?" more here.