Wednesday, February 16, 2011
This week focuses on the influence of 16th to 19th century architectural images, works, and their producers. Teams of two were assigned to create a Press Release (PR), an Academic Abstract (AA), an an Annotated Bibliography (AB) of their assigned topic.
This week's topics:
John Bernhard Fischer von Erlach
James Stuart and Nicholas Revett - Justin & Francesca
Encyclopedie (Diderot and d’Alembert) - Jessica & Grant
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Joseph Michael Gandy
Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin - Adrienne & Victoria
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Jacques Ranciere, "the Future of the Image" and "The Surface of Design," in The Future of the Image, trans. G. Elliot, London: Verso, 2007 , 1-31, 91-107.
Jacques Ranciere, "The Pensive Image," in The Emancipated Spectator, trans. G. Elliot, London: Verso, 2009, 107-32.
Oliver Davis, Jacques Ranciere, Cambridge; Polity, 2010, 126-59, 185-90.
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
James Elkins, The Domain of Images, 3-67, Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999.
Svetlana Alpers, The Art of Describing: Dutch Art in the Seventeenth Century,Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1983, 26-71.
Lorraine Datson and Peter Galison, "The Image of Objectivity," Representations 40 (Fall 1992): 81-128.