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Things-Meanings Castle Drogo
The primary aim of this project was to develop a small number of prototype objects to be used by visitors to the National Trust property Castle Drogo so to enhance the visiting experience. The early development happened ...
Maelstrom: The Return
The first in a series of films inspired by the turbulent waters of Devil’s Point, Plymouth. Mysterious upwellings and whirlpools combine with cinematic memories of long-forgotten arrivals and departures. The swirling waters ...
Expressing technological metaphors in urban dance
Illumination through illustration: Research methods and authorial practice
Biomodd: Exploring Relationships Between Biological, Electronic, And Social Systems Through New Media Art
Biomodd is a collaborative new media art project that explores the symbiosis between biological, electronic, and social systems. The project started in 2007 in the United States, and has since spawned multiple versions ...
The people who live along the Tamar form a close relationship with the river; each affected by the other. Artist film-makers Kayla Parker and Stuart Moore used this idea of symbiosis to create Reach. By laying raw film in ...
Blobs in tartan colours: Margaret Tait's Painted Eightsome
(University of St Andrews, Fife, with British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies, 2014-11-01)
This essay explores the interplay of Julia Kristeva's concepts of semiotic and symbolic in the Orcadian film-poet Margaret Tait's direct animation film Painted Eightsome, in which the music of a Scottish reel is combined ...
The building energy performance gap: Up close and personal
Measurements of completed projects confirm significant gaps between the predicted and actual energy performance of buildings. This is due to: actual occupant behaviour; weather conditions; workmanship/installation errors; ...
Extending the UK's green deal with the consideration of occupant behaviour
This paper introduces a study, which extends the current UK’s Green Deal through a consideration of modifying occupant behaviour in buildings to save building energy consumption. A case study was carried out in a typical ...