Digital Image Systems

Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School

How have digital technologies affected the truth claim of photography? What has been the artistic response to the technological and societal transformations the digital revolution has brought about?

Claus Gunti explores the widespread implications of the digital in the work of renowned photographers of the Düsseldorf School, Thomas Ruff, Andreas Gursky and Jörg Sasse, stretching from ties to conceptual art to the development of a globalized visual culture. The study provides a model for understanding the digital revolution in photography and shows that it ought to be understood beyond a strictly technological perspective.

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2019-09-27, ca. 390 pages
ISBN: 978-3-8376-3902-5

This product will be released at 27 September 2019

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Author(s)
Claus Gunti
Book title
Digital Image Systems Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School
Publisher
transcript Verlag
Pages
ca. 390
Features
kart., Klebebindung
ISBN
978-3-8376-3902-5
Commodity Group
1744
BIC-Code
JFD AJ ACX
BISAC-Code
PHO005000 ART015110 ART015030
THEMA-Code
JBCT AJ AGA
Release date
2019-09-27
Edition
1
Topics
Kunst, Fotografie
Readership
Art History, Photography History, Visual Studies, Media History
Keywords/Tags
Photography, Art, Digital, Culture, Computer, Germany, Düsseldorf School, Thomas Ruff, Andreas Gursky, Jörg Sasse, Art History of the 21st Century, European Art, Visual Studies, Fine Arts

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