Paula Gortazar

Paula Gortazar is a Lecturer and photography researcher, artist and writer. Paula’s artistic practice explores the relation between art and politics. She is particularly interested in the aesthetics of the political, as well as in contemporary forms of censorship and surveillance in the Western world.  

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Research Areas


We understand photography as a broad inter-disciplinary field of study based on the photographic image, set within the distinct but overlapping networks of visual art, culture and media practice. Current focus includes contemporary art, social media, digital imaging, politics and big data networks.