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Charlotte Cotton

Full Name: Charlotte Cotton
Gender: Female
Hometown: Cotswolds, England,
Born: 1971-00-00
Number of Works: 10
Charlotte Cotton was born in the Cotswolds in England, studied photography at the University of Sussex in Brighton. She is the curator and head of the Wallis Annenberg Department of Photography at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Before joining the museum in 2007, Charlotte was curator of photographs at the Victoria and Albert Museum (1992-2004), the head of programming at The Photographers Gallery (2004-2005) in London. She moved to the US in 2005 and has been visiting professor at Yale University and visiting critic at colleges including Bard, SVA, Cranbrook, Otis, Art Institute Chicago, USC, and UC Riverside.

She is the author of Imperfect Beauty (2000), Guy Bourdin (2003), Then Things Went Quiet (2003) and The Photograph as Contemporary Art (2005). She is also the founding editor of wordswithoutpictures.org.

ISBN: 3908161940, 9783908161943
Keywords: corpus, booth, alvin
Pages: 112
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 880620372X, 9788806203726
Keywords: contemporanea, arte, come, fotografia
Pages: 308
Published: 2010
  • Rating: 60%

Questo libro descrive e illustra il vasto repertorio di modalità di cui l'artista contemporaneo fa uso per produrre arte attraverso la fotografia dagli anni '80 a oggi. Documentando l'opera di piú di 170 artisti affermati a livello internazionale accanto a quelli della generazione piú giovane, da Andreas Gursky a Nan Goldin, da Richard Billingham a Yinka Shonibare e Gregory Crewdson, da Wolfgang Tillmans a Luc Delahaye e Allan Sekula, da Sophie Calle a Cindy Sherman e Gillian Wearing... Organizzato per capitoli tematici, il saggio di Charlotte Cotton esamina specifiche tematiche quali la
ISBN: 1851773207, 9781851773206
Keywords: beauty, imperfect
Pages: 160
Published: 2001
ISBN: 1597111422, 9781597111423
Keywords: book, ideas, aperture, pictures, words
Pages: 510
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

Words Without Pictures was originally conceived by curator Charlotte Cotton as a means of creating spaces for discourse around current issues in photography. Every month for a year, beginning in November 2007, an artist, educator, critic or curator was invited to contribute a short unillustrated essay about an aspect of emerging photography. Each piece was available on the Words Without Pictures website for one month and was accompanied by a discussion forum focused on its specific topic. Over the course of its month-long "life," each essay received both invited and unsolicited responses from
ISBN: 0810966050, 9780810966055
Keywords: bourdin, guy
Pages: 168
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 0953534049, 9780953534043
Keywords: kingswood
Pages: 65
Published: 2002