Temporal Accounts Activity

ACTIVITY 1
Look at the following images. For each:
i) name the artist, artwork, medium used and date.

ii) Describe how the artist has tried to communicate a sequence of events or a passage of time

Artworks :

- Marcel Duchamp ‘Nude Descending Staircase’
- Balla's ‘Dynamism of a Dog on a Leash’
- Muybridge ‘the flying horse’
- youtube video ‘One year in 40 seconds’ Eirik Solheim
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmIFXIXQQ_E

ACTIVITY 2

Find an example of ONE photographic image by the following digital artists:
John Reuter and Duane Michals
i) name the artist, artwork, medium used and date.
ii) In pairs, use the Structural and Postmodern frame to identify and describe the techniques, visual codes and symbolism used in each of the photographs to convey the idea of time passing. (1 paragraph for each)


ACTIVITY 3

Type ‘Photographic sequence’ into Google images search.
i) Locate 3 examples of different photographic sequences. Name the artist, artwork, medium used and date.
ii) Use the Structural frame to identify and describe the techniques, visual codes and symbolism used in each of the photographs to convey the idea of time passing. (1 paragraph for each)


ACTIVITY 4

i) Define ‘Time Lapse’ photography
ii) Locate 3 examples of ‘Time Lapse Photography’. Name the artist, artwork, medium used and date.
iii) Use the Structural frame to identify and describe the techniques, visual codes and symbolism used in each of the photographs to convey the idea of time passing. (1 paragraph for each)