Photography

ARTIST LECTURE: Documentation in Light, Color and Sound with Sophie Lvoff

The UA Department of Art and Art History and The Summersell Center for the Study of the South invite you to an artist lecture with Sophie Lvoff. Lvoff will speak in Gorgas Library 205, Thursday, November 5 at 7:00 p.m. Sophie Lvoff is a photographer and independent curator. Her work has been exhibited in New York, Cape Town, Villeurbanne, Fés,

Photo Students in ART 428 Bring History to Life at the Gorgas House Museum

In April, Assistant Professor of Art Chris Jordan’s students in Advanced Digital Photography class (Art 428) made history come alive. Students Brian Burkhard, Dana Cottone, Caroline Godwin, Chi Pan and Yanbing Wu created and photographed historically accurate scenes in UA’s Gorgas House Museum as a course assignment. They worked with museum director Lydia Ellington and Theatre and Dance

UA Art Grad Student’s Photography Chosen for National Juried Exhibitions

Two photographic works by UA graduate student in photography Sarah Austin were accepted into the 2015 SPE Combined Caucus Juried Exhibition at the Society of Photographic Education Conference, Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, March 12 – April 5, 2015. The jurors were Deborah Willis, acclaimed artist and chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging

Forty Years of Proof Sheets

Former Students Thank Professor Gay Burke [From The Loupe – Spring 2013] — On NPR recently, 20-somethings were waxing nostalgic for “old-fashioned” film cameras, a technology they associate with an “earlier era.” But they may not feel so old-fashioned to UA photography alumni. We asked some of them to tell us about the professor who

Gay Burke and Art Photography in Alabama

A good part of the spring 2013 issue of The Loupe was given over to the alumni of Professor Gay Burke’s photography classes. Many of Burke’s old students sent us reminiscences and thank-yous to a teacher who, for forty years, has given her students so much. One of the contributions was this essay by current UNA professor of art

Digital Photo Students Respond to Jones Collection Artists

The Department of Art and Art History is proud to present an exhibition, Call and Response, which features works by Paul R. Jones Collection artists and students in Chris Jordan’s Advanced Digital Photography class. The works will be on display in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery, April 17 – May 10, 2013. There will be a