Monthly Archives: January 2013

Arts are a necessity, not a luxury. What Do you think? By BBC News

Here is an excerpt from an online debate forum based on the title question: The Arts, Necessity/ Luxury?…. ┬áPersonally I’m surprised a question could ever be asked in sincerity as though it were not clear. Here is one excerpt of … Continue reading

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MOD5 SOI cont: Inspirations, Research Sources and Contextual references:

Inspirations, Research Sources and Contextual references: Thomas More’s Utopia (No Place) forms the triggering inspiration for art and design that ‘re-sets’ logic via imagination. Historical references to utopias and dystopias. The study of Wabi Sabi and the Japanese Art of … Continue reading

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Statement of Intent: Curation & Exhibition:

Final Master Module 5: Statement of Intent: Curation & Exhibition: It is indented the modpod structure be an adaptable interchangeable demountable structure for touring installation and exhibition. Specific themes will be dictated via audience participatory workshops leading up to the … Continue reading

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Statement of Intent: Materials Techniques & Processes:

Materials Techniques and Processes:   Intended materials will comprise of the many workshop experiments carried out to date and will include- cabinet making (hand crafting), field research including SOS Design Forum material (Sociology-theory imput/ AV/ Audio), an aray of paneling … Continue reading

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Final Masters Module: Statement of Intent

Happy New Year all and welcome back to The Art of Utopia 2013… SOS Design Forum Debate Dec 012 proved very fruitful indeed with a great attendance and interactivity. The recording to this session will be posted soon for non … Continue reading

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