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Research Presentation: Alain Badiou’s Cinema

For one of our last seminars in Unit 2.2 I presented this research to date on Alain Badiou’s ideas about film based on his book “Cinema”. The final slide positions this research in the context of my current practice and … Continue reading

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Making Sounds

Link to my Sound Sketch Book on Learning Blog: http://vantageartprojects.com/jennifermawby.com/ma_journal/wordpress/?page_id=5041 In the last two years of the MA program I started making sound artwork, or studies as I prefer to call them. For my third year Final Project I scored … Continue reading

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Responses to mini portfolios – Group 1

Notes, and comments from the group about my mini-portfolio work: – My “language” is starting to develop. – Connection between my works to date and this work feels strong to me, but is not obvious to those looking at this … Continue reading

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Gestural Theory

Gestural Theory is one of the three primary theories on the origin of human speech. The subject contentious as far back as the later 19th century when the Linguistics Society of Paris refused to accept any more papers on the … Continue reading

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First Draft Research Text – Final Project

I’ve organized my research around a structure for my research question that considers: content, media, and methods. I’ve started my research by looking at moving image and installation, and the combination of the two. In addition to looking at actual … Continue reading

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Draft Research Questions

Draft – The key question to addressed in my final project is: How can contemporary multi-screen and interactive digital methods, and the legacy of animated sequential photograph be used for multi-media storytelling in conjunction with traditional art media to create an interactive, … Continue reading

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Reflections on Les Bicknell “Unpicking and Rebinding”

unpickingandrebinding.blogspot.com This month’s lecture with Les Bicknell was about the planning and process of his “Unpicking and Rebinding” project. Here are my notes. Process: Starting with an idea, creating a proposal, looking for grant money to support further research (and … Continue reading

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“Cohesiveness” – Looking at MA/MFA Grad Shows

I’ve been researching the final projects of other recent MA Fine Art and MFA students. What I’ve noticed is that by for their final projects, there is a focus and consistency in the work shown and  cohesiveness across mediums in … Continue reading

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What if…

A you-tube channel was a work of art. A choose your adventure story. A serial webfilm. One video the response to the previous. A meandering narrative. A scrolling parallax website was a work of art. A “combine” in the Raushenbergian-manner … Continue reading

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The Liquid Gesture – Artist Statement (final)

To date, my practice has evolved as an exploration into my desire to work from the position of being both a painter and a photographer. The aim is to resolve the possibly irreconcilable differences between the two mediums, and my … Continue reading

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