Creative Arts and Design > Sound Arts & Design]
|Creators:||Wynne, John and Wainwright, Tim|
Transplant is a large-scale photographic sound installation. Photographer Tim Wainwright and sound artist John Wynne have produced this thought-provoking and unique work after spending a year as artists-in-residence at Harefield Hospital, one of the world’s leading centres for heart and lung transplantation. Funded by Arts Council England and working with rb&hArts, they photographed and recorded patients, the devices they were attached to or had implanted in them, and the hospital itself.
Transplant is also a book, edited by Victoria Hume, comprising a collection of essays with a wide range of perspectives on the Transplant project and the wider issues it raises. It includes a 35-minute DVD by John Wynne and Tim Wainwright.
A related output is Hearts, Lungs and Minds, a half-hour composed documentary, commissioned for BBC Radio 3. More information is available at: http://www.sensitivebrigade.com and /Hearts,Lungs&Minds.htm http://ualresearchonline.arts.ac.uk/709/.
|Type of Research:||Art/Design Item|
|Additional Information (Publicly available):|
Wynne and Wainwright presented Transplant at a variety of conferences and symposia, including
|Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:||transplant, acousmatic, surgery, hospital, patient|
|Your affiliations with UAL:||Colleges > London College of Communication|
Research Centres/Networks > Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice (CRiSAP)
|Funders:||Arts Council England, Harefield Hospital Charitable Fund, The Derek Butler Trust, Royal Brompton & Harefield Transplant & VAD services charitable funds, Re-Beat, John Lewis Partnership, To Transplant and Beyond|
|Projects or Series:||Transplant Project|
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|Deposited By:||INVALID USER|
|Deposited On:||12 Mar 2009 16:58|
|Last Modified:||22 Jul 2014 17:17|