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Understanding Visual Culture- Exercise 18- The Mirror Phase

To begin with, we were asked to read Jacques Lacan’s article The Mirror-Phase from Art in Theory and make notes. From our notes we were then given 2 tasks Task 1– Annotate 2 examples of Surrealist work that may have echoes of … Continue reading

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Understanding Visual Culture- Part 1- Photography: The new reality

For this exercise we had to read “Photography versus Painting” by Osip Brik which is available in the Art in Theory book. I also read http://thedelightsofseeing.blogspot.co.uk/2011/01/photorealism-and-relationship-betwenn.html?m=1 to help with my understanding of the Brik article. I found the article very interesting … Continue reading

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