Project 2: Reading Pictures

Project 2: Reading Pictures Deconstruction, a concept by the French philosopher Jacques Derrida, controversial in his time, but of great importance in postmodernist thinking. Derrida used almost 40  publications to clarify and share his ideas.  Break down a concept (text) into the elements from which it is constructed and...

Project 1: The language of photography

Departures If words are arbitrary and images are referents (to the subject), the images of Elliot Erwitt refers to a lot and creates a new subject; Rover, instead of the intended subject: the women’s boots. The project flows directly into this exercise: Exercise 1: Erwitt Analysis The image is...