Recording/ Narrating/ Reflecting
Lecture by Régis Durand
This contribution touches upon questions of: sociology vs. art; Pierre Bourdieu; spirituality and materiality; the search for form; multiplicity; August Sander; theory and materiality; the reflecting subject; narrative forms and photography; amalgam vs. multiplicities.
Régis Durand - Photography critic and theorist, independent curator. Author of many texts on photography, collected among others in the volumes Essais sur l’expérience photographique (Essays on Photographic Experience, three volumes: 1990, 2002, 2006). Images-mondes. De l’événement au documentaire (Images-Worlds. From Event to Documentary, 2007) is a record of his dialog with art historian Paul Ardenne. During his career he was university professor, director of the Centre National de la Photographie and the Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume In Paris.