Monthly Archives: July 2011

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Stop Motion Sketch: “Study for Young Girl Rearranging Her Face at Dusk”

Stop motion study/sketch for a longer project where I will experiment with combining photo collage and painting with the photographic stills. The stills were shot in Sydney, Australia in July 2011. The subject matter I’m developing is a kind of … Continue reading

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Invitation to Exhibit at Emerge Art Fair

Above: Installation shot from “Give & Take” as installation in February 2011 for Art Walk during the 2011 Cultural Olympiad in Vancouver, BC. I’ve been invited, based on a proposal submission, to exhibit my participatory installation “Give & Take” at … Continue reading

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Transformation: The Rapture Drawings

Above: J. Mawby “Rapture” (2009) 21″ x 14″ Oil Pastel on Foam Board (2009). I am thinking that I will revisit the series of oil pastel painting/drawings that were planned to accompany the image above. I’ve collected and started to … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Sketch: “Sub-Tropical Verdant Landscape”

A third background sketch done from still images taken in Byron Bay, NSW (Australia) in July 2011. The camera was hand-held resulting in the shifting frame. The intent is to experiment with these sketches and backgrounds for additional stop-motion animation … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Sketch: “Yellow Tree in Wind”

Another stop-motion sketch made from photo stills taken at dusk near Belongiel Beach in Byron Bay, NSW (Australia) in July 2011. The camera was hand-held resulting in a shifting frame, and there are approximately 30 video frames in sequence and … Continue reading

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“Transformation” as a Core Concept for My Practice

I think that I am interested in “transformation”, in particular the transformation of physical form. The documentation of the transformation of a form may be one way to work with time-based imagery in any format (video, storyboard, long linear paintings … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Sketch: “Yellow Tree at Dusk”

I’m experimenting with making a library of stop motion clips to use as backgrounds. The next step is to experiment with matting foreground footage into these clips. This is a yellow tree caught in both a ray of sunshine and … Continue reading

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“Drawing” Seems Impossible To Avoid

Not only has “drawing” come up again in my tutorial discussions but I’m also receiving emails about the Drawn Festival that takes place in Vancouver, BC during July and August. Furthermore, I’m on the other side of the world in … Continue reading

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Map of My Territory – All Photos

All documentation photos of the “Map of My Territory” in Flickr set. (Use control-click to open Flickr in a new window and keep this window open.) flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157627200193116″

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Do Less To Do More

Above: Inadvertent wall abstract created by the de-installation of an exhibition at The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney July 2011. An example of less creating more. Walking around The Art Gallery of New South Wales this evening, I … Continue reading

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