BAMS Medal (Subject Retrieval Work)

My feedback for the medal highlighted that the second attempt of the medal was stronger than the first but more work was needed and more visual focus would be needed. This feedback was disheartening as the context problem came cropping back up. But looking to the future remodel of the piece I hope to solve…

Future Gesamtkunstwerk

At the end feedback talk with Pip we discussed the future prospects and ideas that I was thinking of doing not just in third year but also in the graduate market. Admittedly the results haven’t exactly helped the confidence aspect of my work but its never to late to change things, Pity they didn’t tell…

Gesamtkunstwerk

Gesamtkunstwerk is a german orientated word from an artistic translation meaning of a total work of art, ideal work of art, universal piece of art and so on as examples In the arts world the ideal is differently interpreted for everyone as some prefer or like the use of one material and others prefer and…

Focusing Gesamtkunstwerk project

With a Resubmission, Summer project and dissertation to among many things ive decided to highlight everything I need to achieve with each project and slowly highlight on the long list what ┬áhas been done and the evidence that will show this shown here. :- What is Gesamtkunstwerk What is my Ideal/characteristic appeal What is my…

Subject Retrieval Project continued

Due to the nature of the material of glass the results can either go well or against you and takes many years of dedication, skill and confidence to carry on till you get the results you want. On Maker when the project came round I had a rough idea of the way I wanted the…

Subject Retrieval Work Beginnings

For the retrieval project I have been asked to resubmit areas that dint reach the standards of exhibition quality and of the grade criteria of all degree courses partially due to timing lack of confidence and struggling with a suitable and definitive idea and the critical context and political degree wording which even now I…

The Lamp

Looking at the feedback the lamp project came the most under fire for a few problems that relate to the piece being unfinished and quality issues overall. Looking back im glad I stuck with the child’s lamp idea as I believe and the feedback did say there is potential but the errors and quality presented…

Dissertation

With Third year starting in September and Dissertation hand in deadline in February/March there is a time to get things done for the dissertation and the time is now. Through the options that were available for the dissertation being 8,000 to 10,000 word 6,000 word and a physical object Written dissertation and accompanying presentation Written…

The Medal

For my medal I wanted to make the medal send the message of sustainability which is ironic as a lot of material was used and in a sense wasted during the making process to the end result. Throughout the year feedback was having difficulty in helping me and im sure my tutors would agree the…

Websites

Following the advice of PIP and Ingrid in preperation for third year and the market I am intending to move into being glass ive found several companies that have a broad range of materials and courses running from september till after graduation. So picking what is best with what is available and the time in…

Summer Plans

with the summer underway ive taken onboard the advice from pip regarding second year and despite a list of problems brought up that questions the success of third year nothing that is said is not achievable albeit some feedback points I dont understand but my belief is that no one on my course fully gets…