Documentary Style, Landscape, Photojournalism, Portraiture, Presentation, Series & Sequence, Text, Vision

Curt Teich Postcard Archive

Most extensive postcard collection in America. Wauconda, IL.

Alex Gillespie, "Tourist Photography and the Reverse Gaze."

Ethos 34.3 (2006): 343-66, at

Juliet Hinely

Interdisciplinary artist using vernacular photographs, tourist ephemera, and American landmarks.

Michael Hughes

Souvenirs photographed in situ.

Saundra Marcel, “Souvenir as Art, AIGA, August 24, 2010

Tseng Kwong Chi

Chinese photographer who explored America and personal identity through tourist destinations,

Jonas Larsen, "Families Seen Sightseeing: Performativity of Tourist Photography."

Space and Culture 8.4 (2005): 416-34, at Sage Journals.;8/4/416

Lucy R. Lippard, On the Beaten Track: Tourism, Art and Place.

New York: New, 1999.

Roger Minick

Mostly candid photographs of sightseers at landmarks across America.

Photo Tourism Project at University of Washington

Mike Robinson and David Picard. The Framed World: Tourism, Tourists and Photography.

Farnham, England: Ashgate Pub., 2009.

Corrine Vionette

Composite photographs of tourist landmarks.

Ellen Zweig

Various projects exploring the Victorian female tourist using a camera obscura.