Notes from crits
Make process more evident
Make stages more evident
Change the focus
Panel is distracting /wood doesn’t help
Work on paper
Size: chart size?
Images are muddy at this scale
What is my point of view?
How do I feel/ what am I trying to say?
Reference Tree of Life Kabbalah diagrams
Reference alchemy diagrams
Which is better to represent the body 2d or 3d or combo
Get beyond reproduction of diagram
More change from healthy to ill
Intention with image
Inside verses outside
Healthy verses unhealthy
Subjective verses objective:
Where is the person?
How does your work produce meaning/ what vehicles are you using
Create own anatomical language
Decide what kind of mark making you respond to
Viennese Actionism- destroy body
Foucault- birth of the clinic
History of dissections
Too much visual info
Inigo manglano ovalle
Where do I stand?
Look at real cadaver not illustrations
Try to create my own performance piece
I am trying to create a visual representation for a physical / psychological event by combining the scientific and the emotional.
Vienna fools tower
Sally Mann- what remains?
What is my intent?
Why does it look like 19th century anatomical studies?
Nostalgic… but why
Digital mapping space
Technology to see inside/outside
Scale- actual size? HUGE?
Look at 3-d modeling
Jess collage artist
Look at artists who Paint with blood/blood as pigment
Mark Quinn frozen blood busts
CIA guy who makes face prosthetics
Each person’s anatomy doesn’t necessarily look the same… what if they were an asshole, would their heart be smooth or knarly
Signs of decay on the outside/person at every level
OR are you interested in how the body is portrayed both scientifically and metaphorically
Work with wax
corporal manifestations at mutter museum
Pin on dissecting trays
What is the connection Archive/ collections
Spectacular body Barbara Stafford
Draw meat/flesh is flesh
Flesh of people/animal/fruit/nature
Go back into drawings to gain more continuity with background,
Metaphors of what your after.
Modern vs 19th century depictions of anatomy
How has the body been seen (microscope,x-ray,camera)
When someone decays its either dry or mushy
Life of man
List of 5 words from Adams crit.
Interior verse exterior
Neutrality if medical imagery versus the ultimate pain