Monthly Archives: May 2015

Landscape- Exercise 2:5- Text in Art

This section on landscapes as a journey, we had to look at land art and the use of text within landscape practise. The idea of this is to represent an artist’s experience of the landscape as they move through it. … Continue reading

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Time lapse Journey

As I am currently looking at landscapes as journey I thought it would be interesting to look at time lapse & record some of the shorter journeys I make in the car.  The first one is on the way to … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 2:4- Is appropriation appropriate?

To begin with this exercise, we were asked to read 3 articles to help us understand various views on appropriation art. http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2012/jul/14/google-street-view-new-photography?intcmp=239 http://www.weareoca.com/fine_art/photography-meets-textiles/ http://www.weareoca.com/fine_art/whos-afraid-of-appropriation/ We were then asked to look at the work of some of the artists mentioned and … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 2:3- Typologies

To begin with, we had to read Sean O’Hagan’s article entitled New Topographics: photographs that find beauty in the banal and watch a video of Lewis Baltz discussing his work.  http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2010/feb/08/new-topographics-photographs-american-landscapes http://www.tate.org.uk/context-comment/video/tateshots-lewis-baltz We then had to describe our thoughts on typological … Continue reading

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