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Dream Collectors

The ultimate collector’s dream is not only to have a one-of-a-kind collection, but also to collect one of everything – a comprehensive compilation of everything the collector’s heart desires. 573 more words


Visual Exploration: Taryn Simon

In our introduction to Visual exploration we were introduced to a photographer called Taryn Simon in a video about her exhibition called A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters. 271 more words



Today we were introduced to the Tate website. I have been a fond visitor of the Tate and I have always been aware that the website is a great resource when studying different artists and gaining knowledge. 478 more words


Is photography ‘The ultimate lie or the greatest proof?’

Today I looked into the work of photographer Taryn Simon, and her work titled ‘Living Man Declared Dead’. 378 more words

Taryn Simon and Simon Norfolk.

From the video link on the Tate website photographer Taryn Simon was made known. Her work ‘A living man declared dead and other chapters exhibited at the TATE modern gallery is based upon her travel of 4 years recording people’s bloodlines and related stories. 391 more words

"...Photography being the greatest proof of life..." or is it?

Part of the introduction to the Visual Exploration unit this year was looking at the vast range of resources available to use online, this included Tateshots part of the Tate online. 350 more words

Visual Exploration

Taryn Simon and Simon Norfolk

Today we had an introduction to Tate Online where we researched some photographers including Taryn Simon and Simon Norfolk. I was really interested by the way that Taryn… 390 more words