Jeff Curto discusses the interactive relationship that painting and photography have had for 170 years. He looks at how painting influenced photography and vice-versa, and how what photographs “look like” influence our understanding of what they are.
Photograph of Jeff Curto © Andreas Overland.
This podcast is part of a series of lectures on the history of photography given by Jeff Curto, professor of photography at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. You can learn more about him and his work in this PhotoVideoEDU Featured Educator profile.
Handouts and slides related to this lecture and others are available on Jeff Curto's History of Photography Podcasts website.