Project 2: Time and time-based media

Exercise 1 continued: Jem Finer's Longplayer, a written interpretation Jem Finer's Longplayer is a 1000-year musical composition that examines our relationship to time. The installation is based in London but the music it produces is accessible worldwide. The composition was written for singing bowls which can be played by both humans and, in the case… Continue reading Project 2: Time and time-based media

Project 2: Time and time-based media

Exercise 1 continued: Case Study - Interpreting Sound - Longplayer: What does the term “site-specific” mean, with reference to art? 
 “Site-specific art refers to a work of art designed for a particular location that has an interrelationship with the location.” (definition from the Tate website, accessed 02/03/17) Additional notes about Longplayer: Quality of the… Continue reading Project 2: Time and time-based media

Project 2: Time and time-based media

Exercise 1, continued: Case study - Interpreting sound - Longplayer The screenshot below is from pp.42 of the Creative Arts Today course material (© Open College of the Arts) and provides a brief context for the work of art, Longplayer, being examined. My first reactions to the idea of this piece, as initially described: It's… Continue reading Project 2: Time and time-based media