Writings & works on the PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series by the students of the MFA in Contemporary Art Practice: Studio program.
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Thoughts on Euan MacDonald’s Lecture
- He spoke about moving from painting to video. Sarah and Euan both seemed to sort of want to avoid the can of worms that is painting.
- Euan spoke about shooting stuff and holding on to for a long time, using it later. I like to do that.
A Little Ramble
Robert Walser (1878-1956) recounting a trek in the mountains.
“I walked through the mountains today,” the account begins. “The weather was damp, and the entire region was gray.” The narrator limits himself to the observable, giving little indication of his interior state. The ending asserts the power of the mundane: “We don’t need to see anything out of the ordinary. We already see so much.”