Faculty Profile

Andy Bale

Visiting Lecturer in Art and Art History

Contact Information

balea@dickinson.edu

Weiss Center for the Arts Room 327
717.254.8983

Education

  • B.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design, 1994
  • M.F.A., University of Delaware, 2005

2018-2019 Academic Year

Fall 2018

FMST 220 Introduction to Photography
Cross-listed with ARTH 221-02.

FMST 220 Introduction to Photography
Cross-listed with ARTH 221-01.

ARTH 221 Introduction to Photography
Cross-listed with FMST 220-03.

ARTH 221 Introduction to Photography
Cross-listed with FMST 220-02.

Spring 2019

ARTH 221 Introduction to Photography
An entry-level course in black-and-white photography emphasizing theory, history, and practice. Students learn how to create images, use cameras, develop film and make prints using conventional darkroom processes. Students will also be introduced to Photoshop as well as the basics of scanning and digital printing.

ARTH 360 The Natural & Social Landscape
Part of the Rwanda Mini-Mosaic.This course introduces critical issues and practices in documentary and location photography/video. Explores the influence of social documentarians and landscape photographers. Examines the relationship of word and image, the role of photo editors and the development of the photo-essay through experiential learning, studio experience and discussions. Students will have a unique experience to learn about land and wildlife conservation both locally and abroad, as well as, community involvement in those efforts. As part of a mini mosaic participants in the course will have the option of traveling to Rwanda at the end of the semester.