ECAL – Master Photography
ECAL is introducing a new master’s degree in Photography as from the 2016 academic year. Relying on massive use of photographic images,a key element in today’s visual communication. This two-year programme, unique in Switzerland, gives students with a related Bachelor’s degreean opportunity to develop projects in the longterm. It especially pushes the boundaries ofapplied research in contemporary photography with an emphasis on digital, web and network manipulation, new forms of books, shapingimages on various media, interactive exhibition design, up to and including the moving image. Taking advantage of ECAL’s numerous collaborations with economic, industrial or cultural stakeholders, this training allows students to regularly rub shoulders with influential figures in fine art photography and commissioned work. Structured around practical lessons and workshop weeks, the programme fosters privileged encounters. As for theory, visual analyses and text productions also guide students towards the clarification and disclosure of project concepts. Finally, workshops, labs, studios and the availability of a state-of-the-art print shop ensure that the projects initiated are given concrete form.THE SUBMISSION DEAD LINE IS THE 8TH of APRIL! Highly recommended!
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