Work in exhibition
Birdbrain looks at our relationship with urban crows/corvids and seagulls and explores our mixed relationship with these common noisy and highly intelligent birds through voice and language (animal/human), including the spoken and written word (human). While we admire these birds’ obvious abilities in terms of survival, intelligence and ingenuity we also feel threatened by these very attributes that we share with them.
The project consists of audiovisual installation work including field recordings, bird mimicry, spoken and written text as well as an artist’s book posing as a kind of mock field guide. Four performers and ten writers have contributed to the project.
The four performers are:
The ten writers are:
|Type of Research:||Show/Exhibition|
|Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:||text|
|Your affiliations with UAL:||Colleges > London College of Communication|
Colleges > London College of Communication
Research Centres/Networks > Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice (CRiSAP)
|Related Websites:||http://www.soundfjord.org/galleryexhibitions.htm, http://www.emerson-gallery.de/index.php?id=2&L=1|
|Projects or Series:||Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)|
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|Deposited By:||Cathy Lane|
|Deposited On:||02 Nov 2011 14:16|
|Last Modified:||02 Nov 2011 14:16|