Intersections: architecture and photography in Victorian Britain

Acar, Sibel
Architecture and photography have always been closely interacted since the invention of photography in the late 1830s.While architecture has been captured as one of the main subjects of photography, photography has served architecture as a valuable tool of representation. Focusing on the frame defined by Victorian Britain, this study tries to capture intersecting histories between photography and architecture. Accordingly three intersections were defined: the first intersection corresponds to the simultaneous development of photography and architectural photography; the second to theinteraction between architectural photography and architectural theory/practice; and the third to the relation between architectural photography and architectural historiography.


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Citation Formats
S. Acar, “Intersections: architecture and photography in Victorian Britain ,” M.A. - Master of Arts, Middle East Technical University, 2009.