Photography and Video Arts

Photography and Video Arts Research Group Overview

The Photography and Video Arts Research Group is an innovative, rigorous and dynamic interdisciplinary academic team of art practitioners, historians and theoreticians.

Expertise within the the group is extensive and stems from the individual academic’s direct professional experience of operating within the contemporary art world in combination with a cultural, historical, philosophical and political

The Photography and Video Arts Research Group at De Montfort University invites applications to the Midlands 3 Cities Doctoral Training Partnership from UK and EU students. Members of the group and their research interests are listed below:

Photography and Video Arts:
Laura McGregor
All aspects of photography and video.

Lala Meredith Vula (Professor in Art and Photography)
Contemporary photography; Video; Film; Fine art; Contemporary Visual art; Photography and film history; Fine art and photography practice; Focusing particularly themes of migration, diaspora, identity and belonging; Art in Eastern Europe both contemporary and historic.

Neil Dyson
Contemporary photography, theory and practice.

Dave Soden
How still & moving image, live music performance, song composition, recorded sound design and interactive installation, can be incorporated into a process of investigation leading to new insights.

Visual Journalism and Documentary Photography
Martin Shakeshaft
Art and Design Education; Documentary Photography; New Art and Emerging Photography;Marxism (Political Science) ; Landscape photography; Panoramas.

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