I’m trying to combine various methods of capturing footage and put them together in this pirate/unedited fashion.screen recordings filming with my iphone using cheap special effects
I haven’t been out of the house in the past five days because I’ve been caught up with making some work, so I don’t have a very exciting story I can tell. So everyday I filmed a Read more →
And from this ubiquitous state of shared presence we have come to inhabit an entirely new way of seeing via a fracturing of perception. The window through which we view the world is multi-layered, composited, and non-linearily re-arranged.
— The Third Space, Randall Packer
Annie Abraham’s The Big Kiss demonstrates a sense of intimacy between two people from their remote locations, showing Read more →
“It is the all-at-once concept of the abstract expressionists, in which everything is everywhere and the canvas became a total field of possibilities. The third space is a fluid matrix of potentiality and realizable connections to the most far-reaching remoteness.”- Randall Packer
Annie Abrahams explores the possibilities of the third space in her work The Big Kiss (2007).
In this Read more →
Last weekend, I went to the opening of an exhibition that was by the product design students in ADM who recently graduated.
Grand Theft Avatar is piece done by this group called Second Front. Second front is a performance art group that was founded in 2006. They pioneered the art of performing on the online avatar-based VR world, Second Life. The group consists of 8 members that includes Jeremy Owen Turner (Vancouver), Doug Jarvis (Victoria), Tanya Skuce (Vancouver), Gazira Babeli (Italy), Penny Leong Read more →
In Grand Theft Avatar, there was a heist in the local bank, a group of professional robbers came charging into the bank with heavy guns. They exchange bullets with the security and after a very heavy fight, the robbers managed to get into the vault and escape with the money on a chopper. They liberate the money by throwing out Read more →
“…our sense of reality is fragmented and juxtaposed: a remix of relationships, images, and memories.” – Packer, R., “The Third Space”
“Telematic Dreaming” by Paul Sermon succinctly presents this notion of the third space. The work consists of 2 beds in different locations, one which is blue-screened and another for the participant to experience the work. The artist lies Read more →
Right after Art In The Age of Colonialism class with Prof. Sujatha, I head to Canteen 4 for my lunch. My friends were already there as they head there first as they finish class earlier. It was my first time to canteen 4 as there was a new western foodstall called ‘dams’ that just opened recently. Moreover, it’s Halal, so Read more →
Here’s a draft outline of my final project:
Title: beverley.tv (might change this as my project progresses…) Description: An internet TV channel broadcasting web episodes, documenting my life on the computer, by sharing the computer screen publicly.
main ideasdocumentary style web episodes (webisodes) of what I do online/offline using Quicktime’s screen recording function to capture footage from my desktop. each webisode can focus on Read more →
“In the context of omnipresent telecommunications surveillance, “The Pirate Cinema” makes the hidden activity and geography of Peer-to-Peer file sharing visible.”- The Pirate Cinema
The pirate cinema is created by an automated system that downloads continually the most popular torrents and shows snippets of these video files which are being shared peer-to-peer throughout the world from The Read more →