Tag Archives: Light

Ólafur Elíassson

Ólafur Elíasson is a light installation artist. I think what is really interesting about him  and his work is how he looks at space and how he looks the relationship between the audience and the artwork to understand what kind of questions they will ask themselves when they are with the work. The pieces that […]

Plants + Landscape Design elements

I have been doing a bit of research into lighting in gardens/out door spaces. I thought it would be good for me to know a bit about nature/’natural’ environments though the way of design or landscape gardening. A few things that really stood out to me were the way in which there is a whole […]

History of New Media Art -Historical Artifacts 1 – lecture notes

This lecture is based on the reading ‘The Machine Age and Modernism’ by Margo Lovejoy. Lovejoy uses the 1920’s as a starting point for this chapter. She then introduces us to new philosophical models such as Karl Marx and Sigmund Feud to try to explain these new experiences that new media art brings us. ‘Freud’s […]