Staying when things go wrong

SHAW, Becky (2014). Staying when things go wrong. In: Staying, Archway, October 2014. (Unpublished)

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Oral presentation exploring the significance of 'staying' when a project in the public realm appears to be 'going wrong'. The presentation examines the moment when 'real life' intrudes in the schema of an artwork, and through this friction, the work reveals the nature of the situation itself.

The presentation arose from my time as Cocheme Fellow with Air, at Central St Martins. The work undertaken, 'A Battle with Gravity' involves a residency with Tarmac Lafarge at Kings Cross. The resulting work is still underway, to be finished in 2016.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Art and Design Research Centre
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Depositing User: Becky Shaw
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2015 13:36
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2015 09:05

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