Artworks / Articles with the keyword "communication"

  • MC Vox - Chilianis - Thumbnailaudio artwork

    MCVox

    A work in sound • artist: Melanie Chilianis (with the voice of Michael Chang)
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ArtworkVol. 1MCVox

MCVox

A work in sound • artist: Melanie Chilianis (with the voice of Michael Chang)

Melanie Chilianis

The piece MCVox by Melanie Chilianis was initially part of Danish artist Michael Chang’s collaborative exhibition Fragments (Arnot Art Museum, New York State, April 2011). It uses vocal sources from Melanie Chilianis and Michael Chang in various degrees of intelligibility and duration. It was made during a particularly bad phase of chronic illness (migraine and epileptic seizures), when everyday communication was often difficult and visual and aural perceptions were distorted.

  • Emails from Weyburn project - Irwin - Thumbnailvideo artwork

    Undeleted: Emails from the Weyburn Project

    A work in video • artist: Kathleen Irwin, using anonymised communication from the public
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ArtworkVol. 2Undeleted: Emails from The Weyburn Project

Undeleted: Emails from the Weyburn Project

A work in video • artist: Kathleen Irwin, using anonymised communication from the public

Kathleen Irwin

After acting as producer, co-maker and scenographer on a site-derived performance work in an abandoned mental hospital, Irwin received a number of emails that problematized its history, and shed light on human engagement with this site – a site interwoven with so many intimate narratives that explore the space between mental health, the ‘state’, authority and the personal. After time moves on, after ‘healing’, if it comes, what might be next?