Monthly archive February, 2012

Aesthetics

My goal is to have a clean sterile, uniform look , with a clean white background.
final sketches.

final sketches.

I decided the best way to create  an experience for the viewer is to create a room. This will create a multisensory installation for the viewers. This will also create a safe, sterile environment.   Each monitor represents a tribe , There is “conversation” between the screens.    
Precedents !!!

Precedents !!!

Well, I was introduced to Candice Breitz last year but I totally forgot her work. She does these amazing video installations using cut up video’s from popular movies. With this piece ( Mother ) Candice isolated tiny episodes of dialogue, from different movies and presented them as if there was a single narrative thread running through ....

Updated sketches

After the peer reviews yesterday – Well most of them asked me why I dont have any interaction in my work, well… I would love to include lots and lots of interaction because I think when people interact with any piece of work, they get more engaged in it. And I have thought about having...
roundtable

roundtable

The more I think about these preconceived notions, the more I am convinced that conversation is needed. These groups need a platform to talk and discuss, to hear each others views . A platform where there is no superiority , and each group gets an equal chance to let their views heard. A sort of round...

sketches,

well I still want to take the interviews, I think thats one of the best ways I can get the people  to candidly talk about their views. I have been sketching a lot. About how I can create conversation, and dialogue between the groups. One way is to get the people together in a round...

This is it!!!

So I met with a friend today, to brainstorm and just talk about our thesis projects, and it was quite insightful. Well I already had my idea, but it was very helpful to just talk about it, and it helped me clear my mind about so many things. One of the questions she asked me...
Precedents!!!

Precedents!!!

Well, I absolutely love this guys work. He has done work all over the world. ( Including Kenya ) . But right now I am drawing inspiration from his Face to Face project that he did with Marco. They posted my huge portraits of Israelis and Palestinians doing the same job, face to face. They put...

About Tribeless

Hi! And welcome to this blog. This is just an account of the making of Tribeless, which is an immersive multi-channel video installation that addresses the issue of tribal discrimination in Kenya. Tribeless is a Thesis project done by Rose Maison K, as part of her MFA in Design and Technology at Parsons. To find...