A gallery visit will take place on Wednesday October 21st at 11.00 at The Crawford Art Gallery in Cork City, paying attention to exploring some of the collection in a non visual way. This is part of an ongoing art project by artist Clare Mc Laughlin who is exploring the access to art in the …
My current practice uses social engaged strategies. I am particularly interested in the access to art by Visually Impaired People in the gallery space.
Some images from the gallery visits Performance Piece highlighting that Visually Impaired people are not afforded the democratic right to vote in Ireland in 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5nSrcLW9Mo Blackberry Jam Making Session, Sherkin Island December 2015 Participatory Performance Piece ARRAY 19 Group Show, West Cork Arts Week 2015
The Exploration of the Modes of Seeing through the Body that explore the Haptic way of Seeing Abstract This thesis explores the modes of seeing through the body that explore the haptic way of seeing in relation to contemporary art practice today. It examines the historical concept of vision and the ocularcentric nature …
I found this amazing ted talk on Beau Lotto’s work [ted id=653]
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“In looking there is always something which is not seen, not because it is perceived as missing… but because it does not belong to the visible” Victor Burgin