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Travelling Images: Looking across the borderlands of art, media and visual culture

Anna Dahlgren


Travelling images critically examines the migrations and transformations of images as they travel between different image communities. It consists of four case studies covering the period 1870–2010 and includes photocollages, window displays, fashion imagery and contemporary art projects. Through these four close-ups it seeks to reveal the mechanisms, nature and character of these migration processes, and the agents behind them, as well as the sites where they have taken place. The overall aim of this book is thus to understand the mechanisms of interfacing events in the borderlands of the art ... More

Keywords: Images, Art world, Media, Visual Culture, 1870-2009, Photocollage, Window display, Fashion Photography, Contemporary art

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9781526126641
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2019 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781526126641.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Anna Dahlgren, author
Professor of Art History at Stockholm University

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