2. Part One - Contemporary Art · 2.b. Project 2: Time and time-based media

Exercise 2 – Interpreting video art

Sam Taylor-Wood’s ‘Still Life’ Notes Initial response: Not a huge fan. Interesting but doesn’t move me. Not aesthetically pleasing Media/Form: I like the fact of being able to see decaying process. The steps involved. The surrounding table and wall seem to lose colour and life with the fruit. Why the pen though? Nothing happens to… Continue reading Exercise 2 – Interpreting video art

2. Part One - Contemporary Art · 2.b. Project 2: Time and time-based media

Case Study: Interpreting Sound – Longplayer

Jem Finer (member of ‘The Pogues’) Longplayer is a large scale work crossing several art forms: musical, performance, installation Began playing at midnight 31/12/1999 and will plsy until 31/12/2099. A 1000 year long musical composition. In a few words, what is your initial reaction to the idea of this piece? I think this is a… Continue reading Case Study: Interpreting Sound – Longplayer