Jason was very pleased with my idea of my Granddad Archive and gave some real good advise for my project. First of all to be careful of how I manipulate the surface of the images because it may come across too deep and possibly creepy. 86 more words
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I understand that computers, which I once believed to be but a hermaphrodite typewriter-cum-filing cabinet, offer the cyber literate increased ability to communicate. I do not think this is altogether a bad thing, however it may appear on the surface.
To start off our introductory week exploring ‘surface’, ‘time’ and the ‘archive/document’, we begun by looking at the relationship between photography and textiles. One of the key concepts introduced was that textiles are one of the oldest of human technologies, and their production has shaped our culture and economics, as well as providing a powerful way in which to tell stories. 309 more words