Photography & Materiality Reception

Friday, January 24, 6:30 PM
Venue: AS 1.1
Ticket: Free
Season: 2013-14

January 17 - February 15, 2014
Reception: Friday, January 24, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

Author and curator Susan Bright has discussed the concept of photography and materiality, how contemporary artists are creating "photography that is about photography" using a variety of methods.  Digital processes have guided the transformation of photographers' attitudes toward the medium, prompting them to revisit and update modernist experiments, while often maintaining a critical distance.   This exhibition seeks to investigate aspects of this contemporary practice. These artists seek to transcend representation, to investigate the potential of abstraction, working in the studio to connect to traditions in collage, painting and sculpture, while often being informed by digital processes.  

Curated by Marilyn Waligore.



Gallery Hours:
Monday - Friday 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.



For more information contact:
Arts and Performance Office
utdarts@utdallas.edu
972-UTD-ARTS


Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to ADACoordinator@utdallas.edu. All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.