History of Art and Architecture

Joshua Ellenbogen Speaker on Picturing Knowledge Podcast

Recently, the podcast “Picturing Knowledge” invited Joshua Ellenbogen to discuss the composite photographs of Francis Galton. Galton invented this technique whereby multiple portraits are combined into a final image out of an interest in “pictorial statistics,” which he believed could be applied to a society based on principles of eugenics. Listen to the podcast and learn more on the Picturing Knowledge website.