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Archive for the ‘Debate’ Category

Peter Greenaway, Last Supper Installation

July 2, 2008

So I read in the Guardian that Peter Greenaway was invited to create an AV installation to promote the newly-restored Last Supper by some da Vinci bloke. Greenaway’s messed around with VJing before; at last year’s onedotzero he premiered a piece that explored screen-in-screen technique and suitcases. With this piece the concern was that he’d […]

KABLAMMO

June 6, 2008

Unexploded WW2 bomb right behind my house on Three Mills Island. They are detonating it today inside an igloo. Here, let the Daily Mail explain it (What other paper would specify that a bomb left over from WW2 bombings was a GERMAN BOMB? Cheer up DM, it’ll be over by Christmas). They’re making a stop-motion […]

VJ SOCIAL – Big Chill Bar

March 27, 2008

Photos from last night’s VJ gatheration on Brick Lane organised by Dr. Mo. Topics discussed this time around included: Charging for performances, and how undercutting does nobody any favours VJLondon.org, a new forum for… well, three guesses The importance of VJ socials to personal and professional development Upcoming VJ event to launch VJLondon.org officially Rough […]

VJ INFORMAL

March 13, 2008

Tonight was my second informal VJ social at the Big Chill Bar off Brick Lane, organised by Dr. Mo. Topics covered include: the difference between a VJ and a prostitute, mitigating circumstances for censorship on forums, what full-time freelance really entails, and schranz. Schranz? Vj Bopa, Dr. Mo and I had never heard of this. […]