Stevens, Grant William (2009) The wandering. [Visual Artwork]
In this video, text sourced from dream description websites is combined into a narrative. The words floating against an animated cloud background are set to a stock music track.
This work examines the nature of consciousness and identity in a contemporary context. It mixes the languages of dream description and cinematic narrative. By extending on some of Nicolas Bourriaud’s ideas around “postproduction” and the creative and critical strategies of ‘editing’, this work draws attention to the ways popular culture and private anxieties continually mix together in our experiences of lived and imagined realities.
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|Item Type:||Creative Work (Visual Artwork)|
|Measurements or Duration:||3 min 5 sec|
|Keywords:||art, video, signification, dreams, unconscious|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > VISUAL ARTS AND CRAFTS (190500) > Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting) (190502)|
|Divisions:||Past > Disciplines > Art & Design|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Grant Stevens|
|Deposited On:||27 Jan 2012 08:17|
|Last Modified:||26 Feb 2013 15:47|
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