Visual Methodologies inaugural lecture
On 18 September 2018, Sabine Niederer held her inaugural address as newly appointed professor of Visual Methodologies at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, faculty of Digital Media and Creative Industries.
The publication can be downloaded as a pdf here.
A video registration of the talk can be viewed here.
Every second, a tremendous number of images is being uploaded and viewed online. These images become ‘networked’ when users like, share, comment or tag them, and also when platforms and engines format, filter, feed and recommend them to others. Each platform and engine handles images in distinct ways, thereby revealing platform-specific technicities. Both the networkedness and technicity of online images call for an approach attuned to the medium.