The Image’s Updates

  • 2017 Plenary Speaker - Barbara Formis

    The Eighth International Conference on The Image is pleased to announce Barbara Formis as a 2017 Plenary Speaker. 

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  • 2017 Plenary Speaker - Angela Melitopoulos

    The Eighth International Conference on The Image is pleased to announce Angela Melitopoulos as a 2017 Plenary Speaker. 

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  • Tara McLennan – Winner of the International Award for Excellence for The International Journal of the Image, Volume 7

    The Image Research Network is pleased to announce the selection of “Hashtag ‘Sunset’: Smartphone Photography and the Punctum of Time,” by Tara McLennan, as the recipient of the International Award for Excellence for Volume 7 of The International Jou.....More

  • Jacqueline Butler Joins The Image Advisory Board

    The Image Advisory Board is honored to welcome our newest member – Jacqueline Butler

    Jacqueline Butleris an artist living and working in Manchester, England and Glasgow, Scotland. She works with photography, digital video, the artist book, an...More

  • How Does Glitch Art Reflect Society?

    dailybreadmag.de | Article Link

    A “glitch” is, by definition, an error. The definition of the word is a sudden, usually temporary malfunction or fault in equipment. “Creation By Destruction” as Clif Pottberg, administrator of the Glitch Artists...More

  • The Power of Pictures: Early Soviet Photography, Early Soviet Film

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    thejewishmuseum.org | Article Link 

    From early vanguard constructivist works by Alexander Rodchenko and El Lissitzky, to the modernist images of Arkady Shaikhet and Max Penson, Soviet photographers played a...More

  • How to Photograph Corruption

    Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons/ Aleksander Markin*

    Mari Bastashevski's forensic images expose the layers of state secrecy under which international conflict participants and powerful regimes operate

    Photographing the ‘unphotographable’ ha...More

  • Even Sophisticated AI Can’t Always Tell a Parrot from a Cat

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    motherboard.vice.com | Article Link

    Samim Winiger spends a lot of his time playing around with neural networks, primitive artificial brains trained to autonomously run through algorithms for some kind of out...More

  • Books of Jewish Beauty

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    nybooks.com | Article Link | Sara Lipton

    Since the late eighteenth century, Jews have often been viewed as contributing little to the visual arts. The idea began with Enlightenment thinkers, such as Kant, wh...More

  • At Kodak, Clinging to a Future Beyond Film

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    www.nytimes.com | Article Link | by Quentin Hardy

    Of the roughly 200 buildings that once stood on the 1,300-acre campus of Eastman Kodak’s business park in Rochester, 80 have been demolished and 59...More