A Center Initiative

Essays

A collection of essays will provide critical analyses on the past, present and future of lens-based media. Contributions from a curator, an editor, and a scholar will offer research-based perspectives on the field, its relation to sociopolitical movements and the evolution of lens-based media.

  1. A Curatorial Perspective

    "The history of photography is marked by numerous milestones, many of them emerging from its complicated relationship to the changing definitions of what constituted a work of art. While these moments are too plentiful to […]" Read More
  2. A Look Ahead

    "Historical Trajectory of Lens-Based Media I will start with an assumption; all that came before in the history of photography prior to 2000, has only barely prepared us for all that lies ahead. We have […]" Read More
"The history of photography is marked by numerous milestones, many of them emerging from its complicated relationship to the changing definitions of what constituted a work of art. While these moments are too plentiful to […]"
"Historical Trajectory of Lens-Based Media I will start with an assumption; all that came before in the history of photography prior to 2000, has only barely prepared us for all that lies ahead. We have […]"