After Surviving Marathon, Curator Revisits Exhibit About War

Posted by Ian on Apr 17, 2013 in arts, interviews, news, press, publications, reviews

Greg Cook 2013 “After Surviving Marathon, Curator Revisits His Exhibit About War” in WBUR’s The Artery, April 17. Read it here.

Jin Shan’s “My dad is Li Gang! 我爸是李刚!” featured in DRA

Posted by Ian on Jan 11, 2013 in arts, news, press, reviews

Jordan Mainser 2013 Art + Twitter = Chinese Democracy, DRA. Read it here.

Video of contribution to ‘The Future of Museums and the Public Humanities’ Panel Discussion

Posted by Ian on Nov 25, 2012 in news, video

October 24, 1st floor Library, Brown Center for Public Humanities, 357 Benefit Street, Providence, R.I., (use rear entrance off Williams Street) 5:30-7PM Round Table Discussion: “The Future of Museums and the Public Humanities: Perspectives from Italy,” with Paolo Rosa, Fitt Artist-in-Residence, Brown Creative Arts Council; Luigi Di Corato, General Director of the Siena Museums Foundation; […]

Upside Down, Left to Right

Posted by Ian on Feb 6, 2012 in blog

A short (but inspirational) film about letterpress and one of the few remaining movable-type printing workshops in the UK, situated at Plymouth University, featuring Paul Collier.

“Cities” by Radiolab

Posted by Ian on Dec 4, 2011 in blog

Cross-posted from Urban Cultural Heritages & Creative Practice: The ever inspiring and engaging duo of Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich who compose WNYC’s Radiolab assembled this provocative podcast back in October 2008 exploring the underlying myths, mathematics and magic that may explain the personality of our urban centers. From Radiolab: [Listen here] In this hour […]

Nostalgia Machines

Posted by Ian on Nov 19, 2011 in blog, news

The David Winton Bell Gallery will present Nostalgia Machines from Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011 through Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012. Exploring the intersection of nostalgia and technology in contemporary sculpture, the exhibition, curated by Maya Allison, features artists Meridith Pingree, Jasper Rigole, Jonathan Schipper, Gregory Witt, and Zimoun. An opening-night colloquium will be held on Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at […]

West Offaly Heritage New Media featured on Offaly’s first TV station

Posted by Ian on Jul 12, 2011 in news

Videos produced by Brown University students as part of the West Offaly Heritage New Media project have been featured on Offaly’s first online TV station – Grove Street TV - http://www.grovestreet.tv/Local_Interest.html. The “TV station” collates a collection of online videos relating to music, folklore, history and sport and is a charming collection of insights into the […]

Photosynth of ‘Space replaced by volume’

Posted by Ian on May 6, 2011 in blog, news

I’ve been experimenting with Microsoft’s re-launch of Photosynth as a mobile application. Here I’ve applied it to documenting Dennis McNulty’s exhibition ‘Space replaced by volume’ which is currently open at the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts at Brown University. As it is often difficult to capture the spatial relationships between works in the documentation […]

Sculpture in the Parklands Videos

Posted by Ian on Mar 20, 2011 in publications, video

2008-2009 A series of audio-visual documentation of the artistic process of artists-in-residence at Sculpture in the Parklands, Lough Boora, Co. Offaly.

“Can you see me now?”: Archaeological sensibility breaking the “fourth wall” of the analog:digital divide

Posted by Ian on Mar 20, 2011 in academic, articles, arts, publications

2009 in V. O. Jorge & J. Thomas (eds.) Archaeology and the politics of vision in a post-modern context. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 118-46. Read it here. Read the intervention debrief here.