Afterimage

A bimonthly magazine devoted to media art and cultural criticism for the photography, film, video and visual book community. Publishes feature articles of investigative reporting or scholarly research, interviews, essays, reviews of media arts publication

Articles from Vol. 28, No. 2, September

Being Virtual: Modularity as a Cultural Condition
In this essay I will outline the elements and conditions of a new disciplinarity of the self, which I term modularity. Following the example of Michel Foucault I believe that modularity is an emergent disciplinary practice that is to be found across...
CALLAHAN'S CHILDREN: Recent Retrospectives of Photographers from the Institute of Design
Yasuhiro Ishimoto: A Tale of Two Cities The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Illinois May 8-September 12, 1999 Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Texas October 17, 1999-January 2, 2000 Kenneth Josephson: A Retrospective The Art Institute...
Closeness as Metaphor
Richard Billingham Ikon Gallery Birmingham, England June 7-July 16, 2000 Douglas Hyde Gallery Dublin, Ireland August 4-September 20, 2000 Brno House of Arts Brno, Czech Republic February 27-April 8, 2001 Hasselbiad Centre...
Global Maze
Going Global: Negotiating the Maze of Cultural Interactions The 2000 Barnett Arts and Public Policy Symposium The Ohio State University College of the Arts May 5-6, 2000 Columbus, Ohio Anyone wishing to move into the international cultural...
Hasselblad Award
The Erna and Victor Hasselblad Foundation has selected Ukrainian photographer Boris Mikhailov as the winner of the 2000 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography. Mikhailov, who lives in Charkov, Ukraine and Berlin, was born in 1938...
Holding on to the Real
For two decades, I have taught cinema studies in an undergraduate program in a school of communications dedicated primarily to teaching and professional film production. These two categories summon profound philosophical debates and quite aggravated...
Lange-Taylor Prize
The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University has announced the winners of this year's Lange-Taylor Prize. The tenth annual $10,000 award, intended to encourage collaboration in documentary work in the tradition of American photographer Dorothea...
Outsourcing
Open Source: Networking Artists and Artists' Organizations National Association of Artists' Organizations 12th National Conference Brooklyn, New York June 22-26, 2000 The National Association of Artists' Organizations' (NAAO) annual...
The Flea Market Museum
Other Pictures: Vernacular Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection Curated by Maria Morris Hambourg and Mia Fineman The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, New York June 6-August 27, 2000 Other Pictures: Anonymous Photographs...