Photography and Modern Heritage

Photo credit: Lisbon pre-revolutionary architecture © Siavash Laghai

Photo credit: Lisbon pre-revolutionary architecture © Siavash Laghai

 

Photography, since its beginning, has been a major instrument to document and promote cultural heritage. This multidisciplinary course proposes to expand understanding on the history and practice of photographic methods used to determine the nature and urgency of the preservation and restoration of cultural heritage, in this case modern heritage, and to captivate public awareness. Using examples from different cities around the world as case studies and exercise grounds. This course will combine theory and practice to improve the skills of each participant with preparing own photographic essay.

Organization and coordination

II.TED School of Heritage Management

PARTICIPANTS

The workshop aims to integrate all interested students of different levels together.

VENUE

Siena, Italy

DURATION

2 days

LANGUAGE LANGUAGES

English