Kartini: Seminar 6 May 2014

A1 print picked up, and on balance that is the size that I will go for. Space is limited, as is the budget… 7 A0 Whitwall prints will cost a four figure sum… So A1 it will be. I went through my thoughts for the hanging plan for the final exhibition. My plan is a …

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Critical Review: 11 March 2014: Tracy

Feedback: The idea of moving away from the sequential was positively received. Kartini expressed her view that this was a good change in direction. Tracy wanted more cropping and more detail. Some particular ones will need to be cropped to maintain the impact. The size of the final display was discussed. In general term big …

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Alex Seminar. 26th February 2014

Alex is a “new” lecturer that is in to replace Andy. The process of introducing her to the project was very interesting, and (probably) proved to absolutely invaluable. Fresh eyes on the project with none of the “process” of creating the project to cloud any observations. Alex was very positive towards all the concepts and …

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Seminar: Kartini. 7th January 2014.

Seminar: Kartini. 7th January 2014. Images received in a muted manor. So that is disappointing. Kartini response was very muted, and did not like red fingernails or red lips…I currently fail to understand that dislike. It may be to do with the Stephanie images being less surreal, and more “real.” However the subject was painted …

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Seminar: 10 December 2013: Kartini

With the shoot from a few days earlier, and the negative feedback from Kartini towards the back end of last week, It was with some trepidation I went armed with new images, and a new direction to this seminar. The “disintegration” set of images was very positively received. In truth it went better than I …

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Andy: Group Seminar. 11th November 2013.

Andy: Group Seminar. 11th November 2013. A summation of the project to date was discussed and presented. It was generally better received than expected. The “featured image” proved a success. Thoughts: The paint that I painted was considered good enough. The style was approved of. Despite my own misgivings. The processed image along with the …

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Andy Seminar: 4th November.

Andy Seminar: 4th November. Bill Viola: Peaks of sadness, video installation piece. Stretched time by using very high resolution video… 2 second video stretched out over 5 minutes.. ish. Paint is the illusion… easier to trick the eye and the senses. Francis Bacon… the dragging of paint. What is the profound idea behind the project…what …

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Andy: Seminar. 28th October 2013.

Andy: Seminar. 28th October 2013. November review point:  Do not forget… Mid November we need to try and get some prints out of the computer and on to the wall. OK to join other groups as an observer, and try and make Wednesday visiting lecturers. …Anna Mandietta @ the Hayworth… worth a look. Image lays …

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Seminar: Tracy: 24th October 2013.

Seminar: Tracy: 24th October 2013. Deeper layer of portrait in order to unpick the person beneath. People to look at, and think about. Loretta Lux: Sally Mann: Proud Flesh series… endurance horse rider, and broke her back. Pierre & Gilles: Embellishment <   why are they, what for, and for whom. of the image as a …

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Tutorial: 26th September. Tracy Sherwood

A discussion was held regarding the groups possible choice of projects for year three. I voiced my plan for the project entitled “Ghost.” This was met with a good response, and positive feedback form fellow students and tutor alike. Points raised, and thoughts to think about. “What do I want to get out of the …

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