My students and I visited Pier 24’s new show Secondhand this week. It was fantastic, and I was particularly thrilled to learn about two new artists whose work I was unfamiliar with. Pakistani artist Rashid Rana who blends thousands of online images of unrest and protest to create an overwhelming crowd scene that engulfs the… Read More ‘Secondhand’ at Pier 24 in San Francisco
Source Photographic Magazine explores the notion of “What is Conceptual Photography”? Watch the first part and see if any of this clarifies your questions. Then – watch all three.
“To collect photographs is to collect the world”. – Susan Sontag Images: Erika Gentry Through the mass medium of digital photography, the act of collecting photographs as a means of experiential evidence has exploded. With our cameras, we try to decide what is important to observe. We gather anthologies of the world quickly to view… Read More I Was Here – SFBPPA Opening 11/6/2008