Auction: Rare Maps, Books, Photography, Documents & Prints 06.05.2017 Athens, Greece

PUBLIC & LIVE INTERNET AUCTION No 585 Rare Maps, Books, Photography, Documents & Prints by Karamitsos Auctions. View all photographic lots and download catalogue here KARAMITSOS AUCTION 06052017 -585 Viewing Arrangements: “Athens Auctions” Store Wednesday, 5 April 2017 - Friday, 5 May 2017 working hours Monday - Friday: 9:30 - 17:30 Saturday: 9:30 - 15:00 “Hilton Athens” Hotel…Read more Auction: Rare Maps, Books, Photography, Documents & Prints 06.05.2017 Athens, Greece

Περιοδικό Φωτογράφος / Άλκης Ξανθάκης – Η ταξιδιωτική φωτογραφία στην Ελλάδα. Από τις απαρχές της μέχρι σήμερα

via    περιοδικό ΦΩΤΟγράφος Αναδημοσίευση από το Μονοθεματικό τεύχος Νο 6. «Ταξιδιωτική φωτογραφία» Home / Blogs / Η ταξιδιωτική φωτογραφία στην Ελλάδα. Από τις απαρχές της μέχρι σήμερα. Φωτ.: joly de lotbinière, 1839. Άποψη του Παρθενώνα με το εκκλησάκι του Αγίου Γεωργίου ακόμα στο εσωτερικό του. Δημοσιεύθηκε στο πρώτο ταξιδιωτικό λεύκωμα Ταξιδιωτικές Περιηγήσεις, το 1841.…Read more Περιοδικό Φωτογράφος / Άλκης Ξανθάκης – Η ταξιδιωτική φωτογραφία στην Ελλάδα. Από τις απαρχές της μέχρι σήμερα

CONFERENCE: Rethinking Early Photography, 16th & 17th June 2015, University of Lincoln, UK

Historians, curators and photographic practitioners have begun to re-examine older forms of photography, yet many cultural studies of nineteenth-century photography have been overly reliant upon twentieth-century theoretical constructions. This multidisciplinary conference will move away from these models, exploring issues such as early photographic 'authorship', traditional technological narratives, and the ideologies of photographic realism. Keynote Speakers:…Read more CONFERENCE: Rethinking Early Photography, 16th & 17th June 2015, University of Lincoln, UK

Camera Graeca: Photographs, Narratives, Materialities by Philip Carabott, Yannis Hamilakis and Eleni Papargyriou

Camera Graeca: Photographs, Narratives, Materialities by Philip Carabott, Yannis Hamilakis and Eleni Papargyriou. While written sources on the history of Greece have been studied extensively, no systematic attempt has been made to examine photography as an important cultural and material process. This is surprising, given that Modern Greece and photography are almost peers: both are…Read more Camera Graeca: Photographs, Narratives, Materialities by Philip Carabott, Yannis Hamilakis and Eleni Papargyriou

View of the Acropolis, albumen print. This early print, depicts the Propylaea without the Frankish tower. This would date the image sometime after 1874, when the tower was demolished. Photographer unknown. This print, with some remnants of adhesive still evident on the reverse, may have been a part of a photographic album. On the back it reads 'Athens and Amphitheatre of…Read more