Date of Award

Fall 12-21-2016

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)



First Advisor

Maria Antonella Pelizzari

Second Advisor

Michael Lobel

Academic Program Adviser

Nebahat Avcioglu


This thesis explores the contextual framework of Lewis Baltz’s portfolio Park City, demonstrating that he was operating in an artistic space informed by both predecessors in the field of photography and responsiveness to the latest advances in art by his contemporaries, particularly in Minimalism and Land Art.

Included in

Photography Commons



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