Category: Art Strategies

Final Project

For my final project, I have decided to make a stop-motion animation. For a long time, I have been interested in the relations between animals and humans, and role change between them. The following storyboard contains four chapters, I chose to focus on the first chapter (1-4).   For now there are three main characters:

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Prototype – Culturale Jamming

Jen and I were very curious regarding the concept of privacy. The fact that nowadays we voluntarily provide information about ourselves freely is disturbing. We wanted to check how much information we can extract from the network. We focused on building a profile on a specific person solely from public information she posted. Creating a family tree, for example,

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A written response – Zoë Sheehan Saldaña

In a series of work entitled Shopdropping (2003), Zoe Sheehan bought several items from Wal-Mart  and proceeded to duplicate the item by hand, one of them was a woman’s blouse. Sheehan reproduced the items, in similar-looking material copied the patterns, using matching fabrics and threads. After re-attaching the original tags, including the price tag, she

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Ant Woman

A good friend of mine is working in an ant lab in Weizmann institute. After Skyping with her I had the following image in my mind which I was eager to use. I chose sugar as the main ingredient for an antwoman lollipop because the figure is a hybrid between a human body and an insect head,

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A written response – Emma Sulkowicz

In her work, Mattress performance (Carry That Weight) Emma Sulkowicz has committed herself to toting around a Colombia’s dorm mattress wherever she went on campus. She committed to do so until Columbia university expels the fellow student she alleged to rape her or he leaves on his own. Sulkowicz carried the mattress from September 2014

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A written response – Wim Delvoye

In the series of works “Art Farm” Delvoyed used live pigs as his canvas. He based a pig’s farm in china in which he tattooed them. Delvoyed exhibited live pigs, dried skins of pigs and later on he extended this medium by exhibiting stuffed pigs. The tattoos were also expended from the domain of bikers

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Strategy Prototype

I’m interested in creating an installation which will include objects and videos in the space but I still have a very vague representation in my mind. The connection with the spectators, how they react to the work and the ability to use them as a tool fascinate me – this enables to reveal the power

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A written response – Janine Antoni

I chose to review one of Janine Antoni’s works – Loving Care (1993). In this work and others, Antoni is concerned with the human body and use it as a tool. In addition, she deals with cultural feminine characteristics and with the relations between the outside and the inside in her works. Loving Care (1993)

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