what my work is – a critique of cultural appropriation as a way to develop a ‘cultural history’, specifically the idea of paradise and a simplified style of living as being prefered to the reality of life in the united states.
reasoning and questions being asked with my work – looking at white culture, desire for paradise, the illusion of the “golden age thinking”,
segment of my artist statement?
graphic novels and origins
adaptations with technology
the anthropologists use of animation and graphic novels – new way of presenting ideas
use in analysing and representing culture
as a lense that can influence concept and context – how it influences my views and the difficulty i have separating the theories from the work
artists working with similar concepts and methods, inspiration
picasso, desmoin – early use of primitivism
the creation of myth
merav tzur – the ego monster – source of inspiration and influence for my work and the presentation of evidence
using anthropologie as a cultural statement
undiscovered amerindians visit london may 1992 – artists using art and performance as a critique of primitivistic and western superiority – artist creating a faux arch dig site to circumvent
a meshing of what i want my work to be with the mentioned artists and a restating of the questions i’m asking