Part 1: What do you think the world would be like without photography? How much of what we see in a photograph is real? What do you feel are the “truthful” qualities of photography? Share some of your experiences with photography and how it has impacted your life.
Part 2: View and compare the following videos (links in the Content area) and those in the “5 Old-School Video Artist You Should Know” link. Share your thoughts with the class.
- Bill Viola: The Reflecting Pool
- Stan Brakhage: Mothlight
- Pierre Huyghe
Prebles’ Artforms (with CD and MyArtsLab Access). Frank. 11th Edition, 2011. Prentice Hall, Inc