I admit that I still don’t really understand installations as an art form so in an attempt to try to get my head around it I have made some notes on Mark Rosenthal’s Understanding Installation Art, from Duchamp to Holzer (2003). Continue reading “Books: Understanding Installation Art, from Duchamp to Holzer”
Worthing has recently commissioned Ricky Also to spray paint Grafton car park and make it one of the UK’s largest artworks. The photo below on the left gives you an idea what the building looked like before and the image on the right shows the work. The artwork says ‘Right Now’ which is an anagram of Worthing.
Dr James Fox presented a very interesting documentary on artists that used nature to create art for BBC 4. Continue reading “Forest, Field & Sky: Art of out nature”
Jem Finer (one of the founding members of The Pogues) is the creator of Longplayer. Longplayer is a one thousand year long musical composition. It began playing at midnight on the 31st of December 1999, and will continue to play without repetition until the last moment of 2999. Continue reading “Case Study: Interpreting Sound – Longplayer”