Monthly Archives: November 2011

Photo1 and Adv Photo – Check it out!

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Read the following and post a comment.

What does this new technology indicate about the future of photography ? How will role of the photographer as an artist and the role of the viewer change? Will it change the experience of shooting pictures? the meaning of taking pictures? the manner of viewing pictures?

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Art 1 – Rosenquist – Part A and Part B

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PART A

Watch the following video:

watch?v=-IxcJsXyWtQ

Read the following article and note especially how the images in F-111 are interpreted in relation to the VietNam war.

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View this video of the full F-111 installation

watch?v=SD6MHTP6YfE

****Post a comment and discuss:

the relevance of Pop art to contemporary life,

the ways in which Pop art can convey political meaning,

and/or whether or not Pop art is “old fashioned” or irrelevant since it is 50 years old.

PART B

View this interview of the artist reflecting on his work

watch?v=BhLN908fRMA

Read some (or all) of this interview and look at all of the pictures.

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