week11 Wednesday Feb 29 / Topic: artists working with archives/ the realm of historical methods
[preferably, choose an essay to read related to the topic of your research]
1. Desai, D. and Hamlin, J., 2009. Artists in the realm of Historical methods: The Sound, Smell, and Taste of History. In: D. Desai and J. Hamlin eds History as Art, Art as History. New York: Routledge, pp 47-66.
download pdf here:desai-Artists_in_the_Realm_of_Historical_Methods
[focus of the essay: historical reenactment, oral history, autobiography/memoirs]
2. Uriel Orlow, Latent Archives, Roving Lens in Ghosting: The Role of the Archive within Contemporary Artists’ Film and Video, ed. Jane Connarty and Josephine Lanyon (Bristol: Picture This Moving Image, 2006) ISBN 0-9539872-8-0.
(online)Available from: Slash/seconds
[focus of the essay: the materiality of the archive in in art as research in video and film work]
3. Schröter, J, Archive—Post/photographic.
(online) Available from: Medien Kuntz Net.Topic: Photo/Byte
http://www.medienkunstnetz.de/themes/photo_byte/archive_post_photographic/print/ [print version]
[focus of the essay: relationship between photography, the archive and the digital]
B. Related projects
for images and links visit the miniarchive blog:
nula, the source of a series of filecasts, each consisting of an assemblage of sounds, images, or words, made available for download, sharing, commentary, and further manipulation.
project Archivo F.X. by Spanish artist Pedro G. Romero
Thereforefaces by german artist Annabel Lange
Archive of exile, by three academics and three artists whose disciplines include Cultural Geography, Video Installation Art, History of Ideas, Composition and Sound Production, Theatre Studies, and Public Performance.
The open video project: a shared video digital collection
The (free) prelinger archives
case study: lifelogging
molly56, 2007. Rhizome Panel Discussion: Hasan Elahi part 1 Available at: <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2iQD73fAR4> [Accessed 23 June 2009].
CBS, 2007. Web Site Shows Man’s Life 24/7 (CBS News). Available at:<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FArSp7djNf8>[Accessed 7 October 2010].