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Landscape- Exercise 5:7- Artist’s Statement

For the last exercise we were asked to pick a selection of artist’s statements to read and then to write our own, to be included with our 5th assignment. The prospect of this seemed quite daunting, it is the first … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:6- Context and Meaning

This exercise was split into two parts. The first asked us to think about how we would like to present our 5th assignment in an installation or exhibition. Although we are not expected to do this at level 2, it … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:5- Create a Slideshow

I found this exercise quite challenging as I wasn’t able to find very many programs that I could download for free or for a trial without entering payment details. In the end, I chose to use Apple’s iMovie which is … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:4- Online Exhibitions

For this exercise, we were asked to read the article “Online Exhibitions” on the We Are OCA website and watch “Looking at the Land” by Andy Adams. We then had to make any notes or comments we had on the piece. Online Exhibitions … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:3-Print-on-demand Mock-up

For this exercise, you had to create a mock-up of a print on demand book. As I am wanting to create a book for my self-directed project, I was keen to have a go and see what it was all … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:2-Print Quotes

After looking at gallery spaces for our last exercise, this exercise asked us to focus on prints. Part 1 For the first part of the exercise, we had to research print quotes from 3 online photo labs for c-type and … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:1-Origins of the White Cube

In this exercise we were asked to read the first chapter of Inside the White Cube- The Ideology of the Gallery Space by Brian O’Doherty. While reading, we had to make notes and record our reflections. My notes and reflections The … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 4:6- Self Directed Project Proposal

Assignment 5 Proposal For my fifth assignment, I am going to explore the “edgelands” of Stafford and the landmarks that are found there. The influences for this have come from Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts book Edgelands- Journeys into … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 4:5-Signifier & Signified

In this exercise, we had to choose an advert and list the signs that we could see within it. I chose the Yorkshire Tea advert from a few years ago. I wanted to look at an advert that includes a … Continue reading

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Looking at photographers- Helen Sear

This morning I have been reading through the section entitled “Landscape and Gender”. One of the suggested photographers to look at was Helen Sear and in particular her series “Grounded”. I thought I would give it a quick look, however … Continue reading

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