“I do not understand why, when I ask for a grilled lobster in a restaurant, I am never served a cooked telephone.” THE SECRET LIFE OF SALVADOR DALI (1942)
Illustration from zine: Curly Practices Her Reflective Listening Skills.
I have arrived at your destinative diagnosis.
You have arrived at my destinative diagnosis?
After rigorous analysis of the chemical imbalance beam of your brain, derived from distorted data destructed from a distracted extraction of fluid within your skull not occuring,
Continue reading I have arrived at your destinative diagnosis
The following story – Scene Four – has been picked up off the cutting room floor. Continue reading Exclusive Online Only Content
Pages from Curly Crashed Zine. Click to enlarge.
Him: OK. What I would really like to talk with you about, um, if you’re agreeable, is, is your writing and your magazine, ‘cause what, what is so fascinating to me is um given, given how, I can’t think of the right term, I see your spoken language as transparent, you know, quite free of, as I said, figurative language, your writing is full of plays on words, and um, very, you know, lots of play on sound, um, lots of irony and, and this kind of capacity to shift discourses, so, can you talk about, say, can you talk about this thing?, the choice to use all of these different discourses? Continue reading Interview and Review of Zine
Dr. Freudo Frog.
Welcome to your psychiatric session. We will start with something broad.
What do you think about when you hear romantic, highly eroticised love songs with intensely sexually charged video clips in a black and white medium? Continue reading I’m Dr. Frog (a story from the zine).
The third piece in the ‘zine project’ series of artworks uses an animated sequence to tell a story. The experience will be conveyed via the script I have written.
For a quick introduction to effective storytelling, I skimmed through ‘The New Digital Storytelling‘ by Alexander Bryan.
A brief overview of Bryan’s strategy for relaying a (digital) story includes the following processes: Continue reading (digital) Storytelling – Research
Collecting random artworks for inspiration, the poster for ‘Moffat’s Life Pills and Phoenix Bitters’ turned up. Marvellous. I created an illustrated poster for this wonderful medicine, using pictures of a flower as a basis. Continue reading Zine Poster – Free Artwork Download
With the collection of three graphic art pieces being produced – the zine, poster and animation, I am kinda, sorta, being political. Making a political statement, not sure exactly how, just am, so some research was in order. Continue reading Politics and Aesthetics – Research