The History of Photography, Tuesdays, January 9 to February 27, 2018, 11:00am - 1:00pm



This survey course presents a chronological overview of photography from the medium's genesis in the mid-19th century through to contemporary photo-based art. Outstanding images by key artists such as Julia Margaret Cameron, Edward Steichen, Tina Modotti, Ansel Adams, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Frank, Diane Arbus, Stephen Shore, Cindy Sherman and Edward Burtynsky will illustrate developments in portraiture, landscape, street photography, photojournalism, colour, experimental processes, digital and more. Prepare to be amazed!

This eight week course is offered through the University of Toronto's School of Continuing Studies. Registration details will be posted when available.

Images: Josef Sudek, From the Window of My Atelier, series 1940-54; Joel Meyerowitz, Red Interior, 1977

This course is offered through the University of Toronto's School of Continuing Studies. It runs for 8 weeks and costs $325. Click here to register.