Never underestimate the power of a 1:1 tutorial.

Taking my digital media/ arts thoughts to my first 1:1 tutorial offered me a light at the end of the tunnel. Promise that it could be a really interesting topic to research – but that it is still quite niche. The warning was there, but so also was the encouragement. 

Tate definition of TIME-BASED MEDIA: art that is dependent on technology and has a durational dimension…

This is definitely the area I want to focus more time and research into. Deciding on a time period, narrowing the field to a specific definition. I have a few immediate tasks ahead.

MAPPING THE STUDIO II with color shift, flip, flop, & flip/flop (Fat Chance John Cage) 2001 by Bruce Nauman born 1941
Bruce Nauman MAPPING THE STUDIO II with color shift, flip, flop, & flip/flop (Fat Chance John Cage) 2001

 

Featured image:

Nauman, B. (1981/2). VIOLINS VIOLENCE SILENCE. [Image] London: Tate Modern. [On long term loan from Anthony d’Offay].

References:

Tate. (2017). Art term; time-based media. Available at: http://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/t/time-based-media. (Accessed 18 November 2017)

Nauman, B. (2001). MAPPING THE STUDIO II with color shift, flip, flop, & flip/flop (Fat Chance John Cage). [Image]. London: Tate collection