Andre Stitt- Situation

Some notes on things to consider before creating a site specific work

Psychogeography

Guy Debord defined psychogeography in 1955, it emphasises “drifting” around urban environments and is a strategy for exploring citites. Created new awareness of urban landscapes.

Architecture

How the style of a building effects culture and people

Gaston Bachelard The Poetics of Space

Social space

Looking at the site over an extended period of time: how the environment changes in this time

Krzysztof Wodiczko Projections on buildings 1986

Rachael Whiteread, House and Victor Pasmore Apollo Pavillion both initially hated by the residents

Mel Chin, Revival Field

Territory

How do we mark our territory? dog marks it by peeing, we mark it by placing our possessions

 

 

 

 

 

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