Shouldn’t art speak for itself?

“Making their words a presence in the galleries offers their work new readings that are seldom accessible outside the privileged space of their studios. Documenting the thoughts behind the choices made by practitioners also fulfils the curatorial requirements of a

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Shouldn’t art speak for itself?

“Making their words a presence in the galleries offers their work new readings that are seldom accessible outside the privileged space of their studios. Documenting the thoughts behind the choices made by practitioners also fulfils the curatorial requirements of a

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The Charged Void: Architecture

Smithson, A.M. & Smithson, P. 2000, The charged void: architecture, Monacelli Press, New York. In calling our collected works The Charged Void: Architecture, we are thinking of architecture’s capacity to charge the space around it with energy which can join up

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The Charged Void: Architecture

Smithson, A.M. & Smithson, P. 2000, The charged void: architecture, Monacelli Press, New York. In calling our collected works The Charged Void: Architecture, we are thinking of architecture’s capacity to charge the space around it with energy which can join up

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Pushing and Pulling – Ego Crushing in Improvised Performance

Pete Swanson in conversation. I record everything live.  It’s all improvised on hardware and mixed live to two tracks, which I’ll edit down into something useable later.  I don’t really use a computer to make music beyond recording that one

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Pushing and Pulling – Ego Crushing in Improvised Performance

Pete Swanson in conversation. I record everything live.  It’s all improvised on hardware and mixed live to two tracks, which I’ll edit down into something useable later.  I don’t really use a computer to make music beyond recording that one

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My first year viva…

Starting with intention… My original abstract read: Aurality and the modern urban landscape – An exploration of the city as a prime motivator for intermedia analysis My research explores the notion of place, identity and the sonic representation of urban spaces.

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My first year viva…

Starting with intention… My original abstract read: Aurality and the modern urban landscape – An exploration of the city as a prime motivator for intermedia analysis My research explores the notion of place, identity and the sonic representation of urban spaces.

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Bibliography

Alonso, E., 2015. The Listener in François Bayle’s Works: A resonant subject in a living space. Organised Sound, 20(3), pp. 308-315. Bailey, D. 1992. Improvisation: Its Nature and Practice in Music. England. Da Capo Press. Cascone, K. (2000). The Aesthetics of Failure:

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Bibliography

Alonso, E., 2015. The Listener in François Bayle’s Works: A resonant subject in a living space. Organised Sound, 20(3), pp. 308-315. Bailey, D. 1992. Improvisation: Its Nature and Practice in Music. England. Da Capo Press. Cascone, K. (2000). The Aesthetics of Failure:

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Jean-Luc Godard

The director as architect… a thoughtful little, 6 minute, movie at the BFI site. … existing locations, build new sets, compose and arrange spaces. Establish a new and complex spatial relationship within the frame of the image. Building spaces that change

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Jean-Luc Godard

The director as architect… a thoughtful little, 6 minute, movie at the BFI site. … existing locations, build new sets, compose and arrange spaces. Establish a new and complex spatial relationship within the frame of the image. Building spaces that change

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Urban Ghosts: Lovely article, worth a look!

Urban Ghosts: Remnant Stories of Building Demolition & Graffiti Removal “Photographing decay is not a new trend, but the focus of such images tends to be on the aesthetics of destruction rather than what the remains of old architecture or carefully

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Urban Ghosts: Lovely article, worth a look!

Urban Ghosts: Remnant Stories of Building Demolition & Graffiti Removal “Photographing decay is not a new trend, but the focus of such images tends to be on the aesthetics of destruction rather than what the remains of old architecture or carefully

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Capital: New York, Capital of the 20th Century

Having spent a good two months cradling Capital, I can now admit that I will never finish it – in the same way that I will never finish reading the internet. Gilda Williams – Art Monthly 392 p.34 “When Benjamin’s

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Capital: New York, Capital of the 20th Century

Having spent a good two months cradling Capital, I can now admit that I will never finish it – in the same way that I will never finish reading the internet. Gilda Williams – Art Monthly 392 p.34 “When Benjamin’s

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Useful words

Some useful words: Allegory – using the veneer of one narrative to disguise the meaning of another. Ambiguity – deliberately cryptic or inexact expression Anchoring – the physical and metaphysical rooting of a building to the context of its setting.

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Useful words

Some useful words: Allegory – using the veneer of one narrative to disguise the meaning of another. Ambiguity – deliberately cryptic or inexact expression Anchoring – the physical and metaphysical rooting of a building to the context of its setting.

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Mixing Algorithms

I love the internet – Very interesting piece written by Mike Christenson from North Dakota State University,ND, US that I found online; this section is of particular relevance for me… “The value of serendipity in science is well-known(1). The idea

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Mixing Algorithms

I love the internet – Very interesting piece written by Mike Christenson from North Dakota State University,ND, US that I found online; this section is of particular relevance for me… “The value of serendipity in science is well-known(1). The idea

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