Size Matters. Scale and Measure in Photography


Exhibition of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut (online since November 5, 2012)

Concept and texts: Costanza Caraffa, Almut Goldhahn, Emanuele Lugli

Photo campaign and image processing: Stefano Fancelli

Translations: Costanza Caraffa, Almut Goldhahn, Rebecca Milner

Coordination: Almut Goldhahn

Assistant: Stefano Corazzini

Technical realization: Firma Fafalter Düsseldorf

Special thanks to: Bildarchiv Foto Marburg, Gabinetto Fotografico del Polo Museale Fiorentino, Theresa Lindemann and Grazia Visintainer.

Selected Bibliography:

Doane, Mary Ann. “Close-Up: Scale and Detail in the Cinema”, in: Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 14:3 (2003): 89-111.

Fried, Michael. Why Photography Matters as Art as Never Before, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2008, pp. 143-189, 281-294.

-, “How Modernism Works: A Response to TJ Clark”, in: Critical Inquiry 9:1 (September 1982), pp. 230-234.

Grigsby, Darcy. ‘Geometry/Labor=Volume/Mass?’, in: October 106 (2003), pp. 3-34.

Lugon, Olivier: « Avant la "forme tableau". Le grand format photographique dans l'exposition "Signs of Life" (1976) / Before the Tableau Form: Large Photographic Formats in the Exhibition "Signs of Life", 1976 », in: Etudes photographiques 25 (may 2010), pp.7-41.

Schor, Naomi. Reading in Detail: Aesthetics and the Feminine, New York: Methuen, 1987.

Stewart, Susan. On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1984, pp. 37-69.

Wall, Jeff. “Frames of Reference”, in: Artforum 42 (September 2003), pp. 188-192.

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