Photography, Photographies

mickyatesArt, ContextualResearch, Coursework, Critical Research Journal, Critical Theory, Culture, Digital, Documentary, ICWeek1, Ideas, Informing Contexts, Philosophy, Photography, Practice 4 Comments

This week’s task: Post a brief commentary below that identifies the inherent characteristics and contexts of the ‘photographic’ nature of your own practice. Specifically refer to at least one of this week’s case studies to critically contextualise your own work. For example: Demonstrate how your work emphasises the characteristics of a particular case study; Note how these case studies may not …

Constructs and Seeing

mickyatesCambodia, ContextualResearch, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Ethics, Ideas, Photography, Plans & Notes, PositionsPractice, PPWeek4, PPWeek5, Quotes 1 Comment

In talking with Steph Cosgrove about my documentary work at the recent Falmouth ‘Face 2 Face’, she was good enough to share some videos about the image as a construct. I am not going to repeat the whole thing here, but a couple of quotes stood out as I was thinking how this refers to my documentary work. First, from MOMA Curator …