European Centre for Documentary Research (eCDR)
University of South Wales
Co-organised by Ana Catarina Pinho and Alba Gimenez
Speakers: Erika Balsom / Andrea Stultiens
This seminar is organized by the European Centre for Documentary Research (eCDR), as a complementary activity to expand the research work developed by its members and to generate links and collaborations with artists, theorists and other researchers.
The present session focuses on contemporary documentary practices in photography and film, through interdisciplinary approaches. Amongst other topics, the speakers will present work that deals with the boundaries of representation and visibility, new technologies and new conceptualizations of visual practice, as well as crossings between different media and collaborations between practitioners and writers.
10.15 am Opening session
10.30 am Erika Balsom - “Mere” Recording?: Documentary, Contemporary Art, and the Orthodoxy of Ecstatic Truth
Film Screening “El Mar la Mar”, Joshua Bonetta
13.00 pm Lunch Break
02.00 pm Andrea Stultiens - a.k.a. Ebifananyi. Reflections on photographs in Uganda.
Round-Table Alba Giménez, Ana Catarina Pinho, Andrea Stultiens and Erika Balsom
Conversation moderated by Professor Mark Durden