Who is this class for: This course, aimed at a general audience interested in photography, is designed to help build skills in looking critically at photographs. No prior knowledge of studio photography or history of photography is required. Please note, this course does not address technical skills for making or editing photographs.


Created by:   The Museum of Modern Art

  • Sarah Meister

    Taught by:    Sarah Meister, Curator

    Department of Photography
Commitment6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week
Language
English, Subtitles: Italian, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified)
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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The Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art is a place that fuels creativity, ignites minds, and provides inspiration. With extraordinary exhibitions and the world's finest collection of modern and contemporary art, MoMA is dedicated to the conversation between the past and the present, the established and the experimental. Our mission is helping you understand and enjoy the art of our time.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 1,272 ratings

Really enlightening have learn so much thanks for making this available.

This class was an excellent overview of photography. I also was able to learn about new photographers. I've taken a history of photography course before and other art courses where photography was reviewed so I was happy to see that the course still allowed me to learn something different. I highly recommend this course.

Its a great course to get bases in photography.

A complete, inspiring course!