Liz Deschenes – ‘Photography has always been a hybrid’

Liz Deschenes is an artist working with cameraless photographic techniques to create work that possesses sculptural qualities; engaging the viewer in a constantly changing view by nature of the multiple aspects from which her work can be viewed.  She is known for exploring photography in work "that probes the relationship between the mechanics of seeing, … Continue reading Liz Deschenes – ‘Photography has always been a hybrid’

Transcending Boundaries

image by marco breuer

In the panel discussion, Transcending Boundaries,  Lyle Rexer questions the boundaries of the photograph. I am posting a link to the discussion here as I felt it relevant to this week's themes. In the discussion, Rexer specifically asks "what are the boundaries of the photograph?" and reminds us that the "most fundamental boundary that exists … Continue reading Transcending Boundaries

Photography Centre at the V&A

Opened 12th October 2018, the new Photography Centre at the V&A centre takes visitors through the history of photography, beginning pre-photography with a heliograph on pewter, heliography being the early 19th Century process invented by Niépce. The exhibition follows photography's history with a fascinating collection of images and artefacts.  There is a magical display of … Continue reading Photography Centre at the V&A