History of photography 2
4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 10,0 OT
- Valter Nuno Garcez da Silva Ventura
The aim of the UC of History of Photography 2 is to create a framework of technological, cultural and sociopolitical references, based on a historical context, allowing the student to develop a critical analysis based on knowledge and understanding of historical facts related to the image.
1. Visions of war and violence representation.
2. Social realism and photographic reportage.
3. Photography and moving image: the technical and theoretical speed.
4. The Family of Man.
5. Street Photography.
6. Between f64 and New Topographics.
Continuous evaluation: class attendance and constructive participation (20%) + frequency (80%)
Final exam (100%)
Assessment of answers, requiring interpretation and problematization.
- Szarkowski, J. (2007). The Photographer's Eye. New York: The Museum of Modern Art
- Rosemblum, N. (1998). Une histoire mondiale de la photographie. .: Editions Abbeville
- Gilardi, A. (2000). Storia sociale della fotografia. .: Ed. Bruno Mondadori
- Sena, A. (1998). História da imagem fotográfica em Portugal, 1839-1997. .: Porto Editora
Method of interaction
Lectures supported by case study analysis and multimedia presentations
Software used in class