Transformational Imagemaking : Handmade photography since 1960

Hirsch, Robert. Transformational Imagemaking : Handmade photography since 1960. Burlington, MA: Focal Press; Abingdon-on-Thames, England: Focal Press, 2014.

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Abstract (English)

"[...] Through interviews with more than 40 key artists, this book explores a diverse group of curious experimentalists who have propelled the medium’s evolution by visualizing their subject matter as it originates from their mind’s eye. Many favor the historical techniques commonly known as alternative photographic processes, but all these makers demonstrate that the real alternative is found in their mental approach and not in their use of physical methods. Within this context, photographer and photography historian Robert Hirsch outlines the varied approaches these artists have utilized to question conventional photographic practices, to convey internal realities, and to examine what constitutes photographic reality. [...]" -- Back cover of document.

Types: Monographs ; Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Hirsch, Robert (Author)
Dossier: 800 - PHOTOGRAPHIE / PHOTOGRAPHY
Collation: xii, 242 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN: 9780415810265
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Burlington, MA: Focal Press; Abingdon-on-Thames, England: Focal Press
Artists: Muniz, Vik; Lê, Dinh Q.; Starn, Mike; Starn, Doug; Curran, Darryl; Heinecken, Robert; Uelsmann, Jerry; Michals, Duane; Prince, Douglas; Witkin, Joel-Peter; [et alii]
Art Organizations: Center For Exploratory And Perceptual Art (CEPA, Buffalo, NY)
Event Title: Transformational Imagemaking : Handmade photography since 1960
Type: Exhibition
Location: CEPA Gallery (Buffalo, New York)
Dates: 19 September - 23 November 2014
Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY; CREATIVE PROCESS; EXPERIMENTAL ART
Copyright Statement: Robert Hirsch
Notes:

Includes bibliographical references.
Includes an index.
De la collection de Sylvie Bélanger.

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Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2021 18:32
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2021 18:32
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/33385
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