Today we hosted a guest lecture by London-based Australian director / producer Robert Crispe, who works with animation, projection mapping, lighting and paint to produce music videos, adverts and fine digital art. in every sense!
We visited Walead Beshty’s amazing installation at the Barbican – Walead Beshty. A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future – 3000 cyanotype prints, covering the whole wall of the Curve gallery. Amazing use of an early photographic process to explore ideas of distance, time, communication and travel.
Ben Froome and Kornel Poti are working on a documentary about LikeMeLabs, a project by performance artist Alisa Leimane, dealing with self-representation in the crazy mixed-up world of online relationships. An imaginary casting agency for a theatre project improvised by people who are not what they seem.
Alex Beezer produced an amazing audio collage for a first term project, exploring change in the city, and blending in spoken word, environmental recordings and music. Listen here…