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Observation with hearts and hands

Lee, Hyero and Chung, Seungmin (2016) Observation with hearts and hands. In: ADADA 2016 14TH International Conference for Asia Digital Art and Design, Bali 1-3 November 2016.

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‘Observation with hearts and hands’ is the work suggesting the new point of view to the audiences as pulling out the human body enclosing personal and everyday life story into the exhibition space. When we observe the object, we cannot consider it just the way it is without any interference of our way of thinking and view because our observation is deeply rooted in our personal experiences and memories. This work is created to explore their own appearances reAlected in the mirror in daily life and to explore into the inside of the nose usually touched on their own. This giant nose was composed with various shapes of metaphorical objects recalling the texture of the liquid and solid. As enjoying the various kinds of sound and texture designed by the accordance with the step of exploration of the nose, the audiences will recollect the similar memories experienced alone in somewhere and someday. This unexpectedness confronting private behavior in public space will give fun to the audiences with ludicrous laughter. And also observing the inside of the nose through the endoscope will make the audiences to see our body like beautiful and imaginary world. The main message of this work is proposing the real meaning of observation. Whenever the audiences are enjoying this work, they are meeting unexpected gaze toward them. They usually did not notice these kinds of the gaze in their daily life, but the observation is always occurring mutually. We think we are only observing the object unilaterally, but, on the contrary, the object also observes us. This is what this work is about.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Body Observation Play, Media Art, Immersion to Imagination
Subjects: N Fine Arts
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts > N7560-8266 Special subjects of art
Divisions: Universitas Multimedia Nusantara
Depositing User: mr admin umn
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2018 09:24
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2018 09:24

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