Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Wednesday, January 20, 2016

In eight short statements, researchers and curators will reflect on the status of the Victorian photographer in the history of photography at large while also using Julia Margaret Cameron's work as a springboard to think about the present and the future of an increasingly globally conceived histo

Tuesday, November 24, 2015
(All day)
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
(All day)

The conference will explore the nature and meaning of the relationship between photography, performance and humor within the field of visual arts and visual culture.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

 The goal of the conference is to foster an academic debate and an interdisciplinary 
discussion on the issues involved on the relationship between 
architecture and photography.

Thursday, April 23, 2015
(All day)
Saturday, April 25, 2015
(All day)

On April 24-25, 2015, scholars, artists, students, and members of the Waterville community will come together at Colby College to interrogate the relationship between photography and migration.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
(All day)
Thursday, March 26, 2015
(All day)

The conference “Weimar photography in context” will inquire into the consequences that seriality and narrativity have for our understanding of photography in the context of interwar media culture, of Weimar-era as well as contemporary photography theory, and of word-and-image relations.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

A seminar aiming to bring together scholars from across Oxford and beyond to consider problems in ‘local’ collections, as well as to explore photography more generally from a wide variety of historical, material and theoretical perspectives.

The Photography Seminar

Saturday, October 25, 2014
(All day)

If today ‘everyone is a photographer’ one question rarely asked is why? What does it mean to be a photographer today? What might psychoanalysis have to say about this drive to take photographs? The fact that it is so easy to take photographs these days does not answer question why we do it.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014

A symposium exploring the relationship between visual culture and activist practices

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Bearing Witness, a one-day symposium hosted by SFMOMA, considers the changing field of photography and assesses the ways in which the medium matters now more than ever.


Friday, February 21, 2014
(All day)
Sunday, February 23, 2014
(All day)


The Cold War Camera is a multi-platform collaborative project—a blog, conference, and book—that explores photography’s role in mediating the global Cold War. 


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