Art & Visual Culture: Photography  

  • Female Body Image in Contemporary Art: Dieting, Eating Disorders, Self-Harm, and Fatness book cover

    Female Body Image in Contemporary Art

    Dieting, Eating Disorders, Self-Harm, and Fatness, 1st Edition

    By Emily L. Newman

    Numerous contemporary artists, particularly female artists, have chosen to examine the idealization of the female body. In this crucial book, Emily L. Newman focuses on a number of key themes including obesity, anorexia, bulimia, dieting, self-harm, and female body image. Many artists utilize their…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • Form and Meaning in Avant-Garde Collage and Montage book cover

    Form and Meaning in Avant-Garde Collage and Montage

    1st Edition

    By Magda Dragu

    This book uses intermedial theories to study collage and montage, tracing the transformation of visual collage into photomontage in the early avant-garde period. Magda Dragu distinguishes between the concepts of collage and montage, as defined across several media (fine arts, literature, music,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Active Landscape Photography: Theoretical Groundwork for Landscape Architecture book cover

    Active Landscape Photography

    Theoretical Groundwork for Landscape Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Anne C Godfrey

    Photographs play a hugely influential but largely unexamined role in the practice of landscape architecture and design. Through a diverse set of essays and case studies, this seminal text unpacks the complex relationship between landscape architecture and photography. It explores the influence of…

    Paperback – 2020-01-29
    Routledge

  • Camera Graeca: Photographs, Narratives, Materialities book cover

    Camera Graeca: Photographs, Narratives, Materialities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Carabott, Yannis Hamilakis, Eleni Papargyriou

    While written sources on the history of Greece have been studied extensively, no systematic attempt has been made to examine photography as an important cultural and material process. This is surprising, given that Modern Greece and photography are almost peers: both are cultural products of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Spectral Spaces and Hauntings book cover

    Spectral Spaces and Hauntings

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christina Lee

    This anthology explores the spatial dimension and politics of haunting. It considers how the ‘appearance’ of absence, emptiness and the imperceptible can indicate an overwhelming presence of something that once was, and still is, (t)here. At its core, the book asks: how and why do certain places…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Film Developing Cookbook book cover

    The Film Developing Cookbook

    2nd Edition

    By Bill Troop, Steve Anchell

    The Film Developing Cookbook, 2nd edition is an up-to-date manual for photographic film development techniques. This book concentrates on films, their characteristics, and the developers each requires for maximum control of the resulting image. For two decades The Film Developing Cookbook has…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge

  • Portraits and Philosophy book cover

    Portraits and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Maes

    Portraits are everywhere. One finds them not only in museums and galleries, but also in newspapers and magazines, in the homes of people and in the boardrooms of companies, on stamps and coins, on millions of cell phones and computers. Despite its huge popularity, however, portraiture hasn’t…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

  • The Routledge Companion to Photography Theory book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Photography Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Durden, Jane Tormey

    With newly commissioned essays by some of the leading writers on photography today, this companion tackles some of the most pressing questions about photography theory’s direction, relevance, and purpose. This book shows how digital technologies and global dissemination have radically advanced…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Art History and Visual Studies Companions

  • Fragmentation of the Photographic Image in the Digital Age book cover

    Fragmentation of the Photographic Image in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Rubinstein

    Fragmentation of the Photographic Image in the Digital Age challenges orthodoxies of photographic theory and practice. Beyond understanding the image as a static representation of reality, it shows photography as a linchpin of dynamic developments in augmented intelligence, neuroscience, critical…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge History of Photography

  • Photography and Imagination book cover

    Photography and Imagination

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amos Morris-Reich, Margaret Olin

    As the prototypical exemplar of modern visual technology, photography was once viewed as a way to enable vision to bypass imagination, producing more reliable representations of reality. But as an achievement of technological modernity, photography can also be seen as a way to realize a creation of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge History of Photography

  • Photography and History in Colonial Southern Africa: Shades of Empire book cover

    Photography and History in Colonial Southern Africa

    Shades of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Lorena Rizzo

    This book studies the relationship between photography and history in colonial Southern Africa, using a series of encounters with Southern African photographic archives to reflect on photography as a distinct historical form. Through use of private and public archives, images produced by African…

    Hardback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Africa

  • Theory of the Art Object book cover

    Theory of the Art Object

    1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    Meaning in the visual arts centers on how the physical work makes its content or presence visible. The art object is fundamental. Indeed, the different object forms of each visual medium allows our experience of space-time, and our relations to other people, to be aesthetically embodied in unique…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

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