Beyond the Picture Plane – P0203-20

Date: Jun 08 - 12, 2020

Skill Level(s): II to III i

Instructor(s): Leah Dyjak

Tuition: $1,155
Studio Fee: $100
Registration Fee: $45


Think outside the frame in this evocative workshop that encourages students to explore new techniques in photographic image-making. Participants learn the art of collage, employing the scanner, camera and physical surface manipulation. This process allows one to explore the edges of perception with a focus on time, surface, line and play. Conceptually, students explore the boundaries between fiction and reality, between two dimensions and three, infusing new meaning into an expanded physical framework.


Alternative printing methods, image sequencing, layering and image compositing using Adobe Photoshop, found or constructed images, digital and physical collage, insertion of photographic collages into predetermined sites and re-photographing in a different context


Leah Dyjak is an interdisciplinary artist. She received her MFA from the University of Texas at Austin. Her site-specific work combines performance, film and photography; and images often push the edges of the photographic frame. Leah is an assistant professor of photography and video at Wheaton College.


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