eCite Digital Repository

Tasdancing: Form, flow, feeling

Citation

Brown, Jennifer Margaret, Tasdancing: Form, flow, feeling, University of Tasmania, NEW Gallery, University of Tasmania, Newnham, Launceston, pp. 6 (2011) [Curated Exhibition]


Preview
PDF (These photomedia works created from raw photographic material gathered from a series of Tasdance performances layer together freeze-frame and motion-blur imagery to capture the intensity of the dancers in motion.)
5Mb
  

Copyright Statement

Copyright 2011 the Artists, the Authors and the University of Tasmania

Abstract

Curated by Dr Kim Lehman. The works, based on photographs made in rehearsals for a number of Tasdance's main seasons, explore tensions in movement and rest as dancers interpret, create and express choreographic visions through contemporary dance. The works enlist layering, montage, colour and digital effects to create an almost ghostlike appearance to scenes. 'Freeze-frame' images made with short exposures are combined with 'motion-blur' images of long exposure to create a perception of movement that is in fact there, but cannot be capturing by the camera.

Item Details

Item Type:Curated Exhibition
Keywords:photomedia art, dance, Tasmania, Tasdance
Research Division:Studies in Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Visual Arts and Crafts
Research Field:Lens-based Practice
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Arts and Leisure
Objective Field:The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance)
Author:Brown, Jennifer Margaret (Dr Jennifer Brown)
ID Code:85740
Year Published:2011
Deposited By:Architecture
Deposited On:2013-08-02
Last Modified:2014-09-15
Downloads:179 View Download Statistics

Repository Staff Only: item control page