Appropriated footage edited with mainly mirroring tools.
Thinking about ‘ready mades’ – using other peoples’ youtube videos to play with. This is just a first experiment, using one video only, which I’ve split, rearranged and mirrored.
I managed to visit on the penultimate day of the exhibition (5th January).In my limited experience it is by far the most stimulating and challenging Turner exhibition that I have seen.
Turner prize shortlist 2012 – Luke Fowler. The film shown at Tate Britain as part of the Turner exhibition was ‘All Divided Selves’ about RD Laing. The social and cultural revolutions of the 1960s were spearheaded by the charismatic, guru-like figure of Glasgow born Psychiatrist R.D. Laing. In his now classic text “The Politics of Experience” (1967) Laingargued that …
overlaying the two clips with one made monochrome
different video clip of the same kitchen appliance
I really don’t like this – rather scary and somehow more mechanical than the original.