Talk – Creative Superpower: the Power of Making

Last night I attended a wonderful talk by professionals of the creative industry on the power and importance of Making. The talk was hosted by She Says & Creative Superpower founder, Laura Jordan, and discussion was done between three cutting edge professionals, Jason Bruges, founder of Jason Bruges Studios, Sadie Clayton, artist and fashion designer, …

Dorothy Bales – Left & Right Brain analysis

After Sasha Damjanovski spoke about the connections that the left and right brain had I decided to pursue further research on the subject. As we all have different strategies to learn and use our Imagination and Interpretation as different tools, I will be applying Dorothy Bales theory on Left and Right brain as she used …

Pitching by Sasha Damjanovski

Storytelling & narratives in Pitch Ignore the “what” brain and talk to the “why” brain, why does this matter? Being able to improvise – be prepared to say anything Eye contact gives importance to people – acknowledge that moment you remember it Most meaningful moments are the poses. They let people take things in – …

The Black Box Model

The Black Box Model relies on the idea that we are no longer able to understand complex systems; we rely on straight forward explanations that stimulate our emotions and images to comprehend things. It is unfortunate to see what type of consumer behaviour model we are heading towards however I do think it is important …

Making the Pitch

In my current project I am researching a way of building a dialogue and confidence in interpretation for viewers within artistic and cultural venues by using digital techniques. My latest intervention considered dialogue between viewers within a test drive exhibit. I exposed two different artists, an up-coming photographer and a well-known artist. I exposed two …

Intervention 5.0 – Analysis of the Results

RESULTS  Each stakeholder participating in the intervention were handed digitally and in hard copy the following documents. Working under two sections; Imagination and Interpretation. The first tool under section one was a menti  word generator. The second one gave stakeholders the opportunity to write whatever they wanted under 250 words by answering the following « …

Intervention 5.0

As a result of further readings I came to gather intent for a fifth intervention that will hopefully inform my project and question. The overall research project is aiming to improve the dialogue between viewers in gallery/ museum settings. Giving a digital tool that will ease conversation and give pointers for an educated interpretation of …

Cross-Analysis Competitors/Gatekeepers

Mapping Exhibit related That’s App Milan base app that focuses on giving the public exhibit information (location, date, openings etc). They are apparently in process with Google in London which would mean they are developing probably extra features. Exhibitionnary  Very similar to “That’s App”. The app is settled in the following cities; Basel, Beijing, Berlin, …

Redirecting & Focus

As a result of further discussion with tutors I realised my area of research needed to be focused on certain levels and that I should redesign what I am trying to curate and to whom. QUESTIONS THAT MUST BE ANSWERED Is this an enhancement or a disruption? This work is acting as an enhancement to …

Iterating the Question

First Monday of unit three I came to realise how I needed to iterate my question because what I was looking at was it necessarily the real topic. It isn’t so much an argument about making art more accessible. What I want is to ease a conversation, give people a few tools to build the …