Typologies

We (Photo II-IX) are planning and making typologies. Here are some ways to consider them:

Descriptive: similarities in form, consistent presentation

Explanatory: information, in order to understand

Interpretive: potential implications

Ethically evaluative: references to cultural judgment

Aesthetically evaluative: references to art, the art world; self-referential

Theoretical: explores possibilities

Check this out: http://www.ukessays.com/essays/photography/bernd-hilla-becher.php

I guess I love the colons, eh?

Make your first batch of negatives by 2/23 (which is before the street photography project).

Then, read this: http://caraphillips.wordpress.com/2008/05/12/typology/

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