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Project Update 04

Charlene

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016 - 07:05:33 pm

@ Charlene

Conference 

Final Thoughts

As we approach the final performance, I shall reflect on the conference that happened last week. It was nice to hear an outsider’s perspective regarding our Touch performance and their interactions with Prof Randall, Prof Galine and Angelina. I thought it was nice to have each of us talk about the concepts Read more →

Categories: Final Project
I think your realization is very true. It is in the process of exploration that you discover the meaning of ideas, such as in this case, the idea of touch in the virtual embrace. The importance of process is something I try to encourage in my OSS classes: the experience of developing a work is just as important as the final result. I think you fully understand and have embraced that idea and I hope it is an idea you can use in your other classes and your work as an artist.

Project Update 03

Charlene

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016 - 06:08:18 pm

@ Charlene

I finally managed to obtain the pictures of me making my costume so I will feature them in this post alongside some of the images from our rehearsal and my thoughts on it.

Costume-making

Process and Electronics

For my costume, I started out with cutting the plastic and arranging them according to the different shades of yellow, orange and Read more →

Categories: Final Project
This is an excellent, detailed account of the whole process of the construction of your costume/wearable to its use in the dance rehearsal. It is illuminating to see how the behind the scenes work is done to create a techno-costume and then see how it is used for live performance. Also, very interesting analysis of your impression of the telematic space and how you felt the spaces merging together through networked media.

Project Update 3

Gladys Loh

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 - 11:25:28 am

@ sleepygladys

Continuation of dress-making

So far I had the shape of the dress along with the mesh and collar. The next steps were to add decorations to enhance the design of the dress.

Boiling of extra organza, there was insufficient

To achieve an ombre effect on the skirt, I used this spray paint

After spray painting the dress

Starting to sew the Read more →

Categories: Final Project
Very interesting to see you exploring spontaneous movement. I think that's an excellent idea and relates back to when Angeline had everyone analyzing their dreams. The costume is superb and your documentation is detailed extremely well. You have done excellent work and I look forward to see the wearables integrated in our final session on Thursday.

Project update (Week 12)

Ong Xin Hong

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 - 05:45:54 pm

@ Oxhrene

Final dress

Adding boning to the sleeves to create wavy appearance

Continuation on dress making

Sewing three horizontal strips on the under layer of the dress as ‘pockets’ for the RGB LED strips

Under layer of dress with lights on

My choice of 5 different lights, namely: Red, Blue, Orange, Purple and Yellow was inspired from the colours of a jellyfish.

My choice of white colour Read more →

Categories: Final Project
Beautiful work. Your documentation of process is wonderfully detailed with excellent photography. I think these photos are like artworks themselves! You have commented on the dress construction, music, and performance and I am interested to know how you feel all of these elements are integrating together in your work. This is something you can address in the Project Hyperessay: Conclusion.