Caravaggio brought to life

The paintings of Renaissance painter are brought to life in this videoed performance of tableaux vivants: acting, sculpture and painting together. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIeyulbiB0A For me, this is a giant confirmation of Andrew Graham-Dixon's comments in his lecture (in Edinburgh 2018) that Caravaggio was so immersed in sculpture, that he painted lifelike depictions of real bodies in …

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Sound Sculpture – Janet Cardiff

Janet Cardiff heard a musical piece and immediately saw it as a sculpture. "Our ears are designed for 3-dimensional sound... the soundwaves hitting your body from 40 separate speakers in such a pure way, really affects you emotionally.  If it's the right space, it really reverberates within your body" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38ORiaia9r8 "I saw the score and …

The Light Within

Griet Bayert and Paul Miller - the Glass Cyphers at Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House - a site-responsive glass, sound and video installation. //giphy.com/embed/xUA7b5qHVOcmTa1r9K via GIPHY Here's how the museum describes it: The Light Within is a fusion of glass-making and digital technology, using video and sound recordings made in and around Blackwell. The installation, …