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Hornblow, M and Yamtree, KP and Allen, B, Vessel, Melaka Festival and Nang Loeng Community/Openspace, St Paul's Hill, Melaka; Nang Loeng temple areas (2018) [Performance]


Vessel: a hollow container; a buoyant volume; a person embodying a certain quality, charting a journey or activity. To carry, to conduct or convey, to hold, to honour… how many ways do we act as vessels for one another? This new project begins as a creative development, between a media performance artist, a community architect, and a dancer/traceur. It is open to the participation of local people in Melaka, and the collaboration of other MAPfest artists. Our intention is to develop a mapping process by using everyday materials found in the Old Town, and the kinds of vessels that might carry them. These will be gathered, mapped and reconstructed using movement expression, art and design.

Item Details

Item Type:Performance
Keywords:festival model, intermedia performance, mapping, Asian historic sites, cross-cultural community development
Research Division:Built Environment and Design
Research Group:Architecture
Research Field:Architecture not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in creative arts and writing studies
UTAS Author:Hornblow, M (Dr Michael Hornblow)
ID Code:124806
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Architecture and Design
Deposited On:2018-03-10
Last Modified:2019-09-18

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