Honors College Discovery Series: Good Picture Before & After with Dr. Kim Beil, January 29th

February 2, 2021

Photo of Dr. Kim Beil

The Honors College Discovery Series lecture with Dr. Kim Beil, a scholar of visual culture, with an emphasis on photography, at Stanford University. She shared research from her recent book, Good Pictures: A History of Popular Photography, which looks at 50 stylistic trends in the medium since the 19th century. Beil writes frequently about contemporary art and publishes in Artforum, Art in America, X-TRA: Contemporary Art Quarterly, as well as scholarly publications including Afterimage, Museums and Social Issues, and Visual Resources.

Here's the link to this Discovery Series video: