Feb 19, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

ARTH 2580 History of Photography


A study of photography, from its beginning during the second decade of the nineteenth century to the post-modernist photography of the present day. Investigate the development of this most modern of mediums through its technical, social, and aesthetic components. Contributions of important photographers from Europe and the Americas, such as Weston, Alvarez Bravo, Cartier-Bresson, and Walker Evans are analyzed and discussed. Prerequisite(s): ARTH 1010  OR ARTH 1040 OR ARTH 1060 OR ARTH 1200 
Credits: 3.0