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PHOT 3B15
The Return of the Real
0.50 Credit(s)
Studio/Seminar
Prerequisite: PHOT 2B12 Contemporary Issues: Art Today AND VISC 2B13 History of Photography.
This course will focus on questions of "realism" in relation to photography. It will examine conceptual and theoretical distinctions found within realist modes of representation in contemporary photo-based art. Connections between current realist and photographic practises and other media will be explored as well as realism's historical roots.
Course was last updated April 3, 2006 - 11:00 AM