“Art is based on the fact that a man, receiving through his sense of hearing or sight another man’s expression of feeling, is capable of experiencing the emotion which moved the man who expressed it.” (Leo Tolstoy , ‘What is Art’ 1896) Traditional art is most often measured in greatness by how it conveys an artists emotions […]Read more "MEDA102: Instructions and Procedural Actions – Sol LeWitt"
For the third project for MEDA101 I decided to take a more simplistic approach and explore how a music piece can make a space feel a certain way, when it more or less is completely unrelated to the space. The music piece I used is Mia’s piece ‘Beyond’. For me the sound conjured feelings of […]Read more "MEDA101 Project #3"
John Marsden starts the story off with the main character Ellie and her group of friends from Wirrawee planning a camping trip down in ‘Hell’, a gorge in the Australia bush. They soon return from their trip to find that their houses are empty and their country has become the target of an invasion by a […]Read more "DA Review: John Mardsen’s ‘Tomorrow When the War Began’"
If you’ve seen the movie ‘Deadpool’, you’ll know that it’s not exactly similar to many other superhero movies out there today. This X-Men spin-off delivered a crude, violent, yet hilarious anti-hero movie to the public. The star of the show is Wade Wilson, a former mercenary who now roams the streets doing the dirty work for […]Read more "DA Review: Marvel’s ‘Deadpool’"
Our social media accounts are supposed to represent ourselves right? So how come they don’t? Well for starters, a social media platform cannot accurately represent every tiny, little thing that makes us who we are. It’s totally impossible. So, our social media accounts only represent SOME of what we are as people. These parts of […]Read more "Who Are You?"
Citizen Journalism may serve as a handy tool for vigilante justice against police brutality, but is it good? Well, I think it is. the ability to report on anything at any time or to receive new news or updates in just a manner of minutes sounds great to me. Citizen journalism is a double edged […]Read more "Big Brother is Watching You! Or.. Are We Watching Big Brother?"
Traditionally, crafting has been seen as an activity that women enjoy. Or as put by this article: “…A whole host of activities associated with skillful attempts at making useful things with your hands.” But is that what it encompasses now? Within the age of technology comes a new type of crafting where being skillful with […]Read more "Digital Crafting?"