Photomontage | Short Course | CAP

Jane Alexander, Bomboy with workers and traffic, 1999

Short course 2:

Art Practice Advanced

 

Module 2.5: Photomontage

 

Recognition: Certificate of Completion on completion of all 5 modules in this Short Course plus the assignments.

Course Category: Level 01

Target Audience: Art lovers or artists who want to understand the history and process of photomontage; why and how  photomontage create conceptual associations.

Course Duration: There is a one-month limit to do the courses after registration. It is difficult to determine how long it will take you to complete the course. The average time to read through the tutorial material is about 4 hours, but it can be longer, depending on how much time you spend on the links. This Module also has an assignment  to complete, which takes a variable amount on time.

Language: English

Course Value/Price: R400.00 VAT Incl

  
MODULE DESCRIPTION:
In this module we look at photomontage as a form of collage including photographs or photographic reproductions. It is a process of generating an original image out of other images and fragments which can be cut, layered, glued and arranged. Part 1 looks at the use of photomontage as technique in art. The origin of photomontage in 19th c. photography is traced. In Part 2 contemporary examples of photomontage are analysed. 


What you will learn:

The principles of photomontage

Why and how to use photomontage

understand the experimental possibilities of photomontage

There is an Assignment for this module. The Assignment is practical and should take about 1 day.

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