Tallinn Photomonth '17 01.09–29.10.2017


What is (and what isn’t) a photograph today?

Lecture by Martin Jürgens

30.09 14:00

Estonian Photographic Art Fair, Telliskivi Creative City, bar Pudel, 2nd floor

The lecture introduces the history, materials and techniques of digital printing, preservation strategies of handling, mounting and storage.


Martin Jürgens is conservator of photographs at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. His areas of research and publishing, and his teaching worldwide have covered historic and contemporary photography and digital printing. Following a scholarship at the Getty Museum in 2006, the Getty Conservation Institute published his book “The Digital Print. Identification and Preservation” in 2009. In 2017, his new website the-eye.nl was published.