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PechaKucha Presentation

Art Within Site

PRESENTED ON SEP 24, 2015
IN BURLINGTON, VT @ VOL 17

Milton Rosa-Ortiz is an artist focusing on sculpture and site-specific installations. Originally from Puerto Rico, he recently moved to Burlington after having lived in Brooklyn.

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My Visual Art

BY LAWRENCE MALSTAFF
@ VOL 10 ON APR 07, 2011

A collection of visual art that can give us new physical experiences.

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Locust Projects

BY AMANDA SANFILIPPO
@ VOL 21 ON MAR 15, 2013

Amanda Sanfilippo explains the history and importance of Locust Projects, an experiment visual arts exhibition space with a focus on site specific installations. She shows some of the works and projects that have taken place in the space over the years.

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Turning Junk Into Art

BY RICHARDSON OVBIEBO
@ VOL 1 ON SEP 09, 2010

Richardson Ovbiebo recycles garbage and broken things and turns them into fantastic works of art. He has made such things as heads zipped together, a giant metal head, bicycles, guitars, and a giant high-heeled shoe.

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Immersive Experiential Environments

BY CHRISTOPHE DOMERGUE
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2015

After completing his Advanced Diploma in Fine Arts in 1994, Christophe Domergue was drawn to the world of immersive experiential environments where he spent the next decade creating installations, environments and experiences incorporating 2D, 3D, performance, audio, visual and lighting.

After selection in Bondi’s ‘Sculptures by the Sea’ in 2012, Domergue decided to return to and focus more on fine art and is currently studying Master of Art (Coursework), COFA, UNSW.

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This Visual Utopia: Limitless Art in the Twin Cities

BY TAMI MILLER
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 14, 2015

Tami Miller, curator at the Krasl Art Center, explores the potential visual utopia that is possible in the small lakeside town of St. Joseph, Michigan. What is possible if the world's great urban art makers enlivened our public spaces and architecture?

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Sculptors Anna Hyatt, Laura Gardin Fraser, and Sylvia Shaw Judson: A Comparison of Careers and Study of Cultural Milieu in Historic Sculpture

BY JACKIE KENYON
@ VOL 3 ON NOV 12, 2015

Jackie Kenyon is a dilettante sommelier and barista who works at the Krasl Art Center and resides in southwest Michigan. She is a lover of clean graphic design, classic literature and eclectic souls. She dreams of becoming a mermaid.

Jackie Kenyon talks about her thesis topic in Sculptors Anna Hyatt Huntington, Laura Gardin Fraser, and Sylvia Shaw Judson: A Comparison of Careers and Study of Cultural Milieu in Historic Sculpture

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Made of Stone

BY LUCY CHURCHILL
@ VOL 2 ON NOV 17, 2015

Lucy Churchill describes how people’s needs are met in her stonecarvings. She takes the audience through how she became a stone carver and what goes into creating each unique sculpture. 

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Site, Space, Matter: Experiments in Laos

BY SOMPHONSACK 'TOUN' PHAYOUPHORN
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 02, 2016

"Toune" Phayouph is an architect trained in Switzerland who combines Lao and international traditions in architecture. Toun will present some of his architectural work in Laos, some already built, some not yet built, and some in the course of production. 

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Site-Based Performance: Development of a Process

BY DAN SHANAHAN
@ VOL 17 ON SEP 15, 2016

“We devised a few rules: Start with the architecture. Consider its history. Draw from its mythology.”

In "Site-Based Performance: Development of a Process" from PechaKucha Buffalo Vol. 17, Artistic Director and Co-Founder of Torn Space Theatre in Buffalo, NY, Dan Shanahan, reveals Torn Space's process of developing site-based performance. Drawing from over 10 years of experience and eight original pieces for non-traditional performance venues, Shanahan addresses the influences, aesthetics, and rules for Torn Space's site-based performances.