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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Guitar Performance

During the performance I feel that my nervous and uncomfortable feelings showed to the audience through my lack of guitar playing. During the performance, however, it was almost as if I didn’t care and I was very much in the moment. Unplanned, I started singing and humming as this is what I would naturally do […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Guitar Performance Preparation

Challenge: complete a performance with musical instruments Instruments Logically, I could not bring a piano into the studio. This is my favourite instrument currently and I feel most confident on it. A violin could go too wrong too easily and I have not played in front of anyone for years. Therefore, I wanted to record […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Don't Look At Me Exhibition

At ten o’clock this morning, we were gathered as a studio group and instructed to set up an exhibition by 12:30 with all of the portraits that we previously hung around the department. The space that we used initially had to be cleared as it was full of tables, chairs and work from other studio […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

The Giant of Illinois

As an introduction into second year, over the past couple of weeks we were given a title, and told to produce a video, or a short film, from this. The title that we got given was ‘The Giant of Illinois’, which turned out to be an American folk song. This was purposefully chosen for us […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

My Self-portrait

This is a short video explaining why I painted my portrait and the background story behind the painting. For more information on the self-portrait project, please visit Self-Portrait and Don’t Look At Me Exhibition.

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Self-Portrait

Immediately in second year and a small project has begun. We have been asked to draw, paint, sketch and produce a photorealistic self portrait on a small round piece of canvas board. This self portrait has to show something that no one knows about us in the art department, and took a video with a […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Planning and Piece

The next part of the year 2 summer project was to design and make. We had to look closely at the material processes of our chosen artists and then use elements of their visual language to make new pieces of work. Through this we needed to consider how our artists begin their work and how […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Chosen Artist

For the second part of the Summer Project 2017, one artist out of the ten needed to be chosen in order to work with their artwork more closely. The artist needed to be the one that I relate with the strongest, either because their work overlaps with my current concerns, or because their work suggests […]

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Autumn Assessment 2017 Studio 2

Summer Project 2017

The topic for the summer project between Years 1 and 2 is ‘Be Influenced’. We have been asked to research ten artists including; Dayanita Singh,          Tania Bruguera,          Caroline Achintre,          Wolfgang Tillmans,          Pipilotti Rist,          Samson Kambalu,          Isa Genzken,          R. H. Quaytman,          Arturo Herrera,          Ming Wong. These artists were chosen for us on the basis that their […]