157 Works

Re-writing the machinic anthropocene - Initial Research

Charlie Tweed
'Re-writing the machinic anthropocene' investigates how speculative fictional methods in creative practice could be used to expose and rewrite the relations between digital technologies and the anthropocene, and also how these methods could bring into view nonhuman voices and perspectives.
This item contains initial research explorations for the project.
The fictional approach was made operational via the construction of a fictive research space and set of research personas, positioned below an e-waste site. From here a...

Re-writing the machinic anthropocene - Initial Research

Charlie Tweed
'Re-writing the machinic anthropocene' investigates how speculative fictional methods in creative practice could be used to expose and rewrite the relations between digital technologies and the anthropocene, and also how these methods could bring into view nonhuman voices and perspectives.
This item contains initial research explorations for the project.
The fictional approach was made operational via the construction of a fictive research space and set of research personas, positioned below an e-waste site. From here a...

Teaching and Learning resource for trainee teachers: VAK/Learning Styles Version 2.1

Kendra McMahon & Peter Etchells
This is a teaching/learning resource for trainee teachers that forms part of a workshop Critical Consumers of Neuroscience.
This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education.

Teaching and Learning resource for trainee teachers: VAK/Learning Styles Version 2.1

Kendra McMahon & Peter Etchells
This is a teaching/learning resource for trainee teachers that forms part of a workshop Critical Consumers of Neuroscience.
This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education.

Teaching resource for tutors of trainee primary teachers: The brain within the whole body

Kendra McMahon & Christopher Collier
This presentation provides advice and examples from practice for tutors of primary science for trainee teachers. It shows how learning about the brain can be integrated into a workshop about body systems (nervous, cardiovascular, skeletal) so that the brain is seen as an interconnected part of the whole body.

This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education.

Teaching and Learning resource for trainee teachers: Science Literacy using the example of fish oils Version 1.1

Kendra McMahon & Alan Howe
This resource is used as part of a workshop introducing trainee teachers to primary science. It has a focus on explaining that scientific literacy is a key aim for science education.The resource invites trainee teachers to think critically about claims for the educational benefits of fish oil supplements.

This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education. It is one of a collection of teaching/learning resources developed to...

Empathy Group - Meeting 7 Notes, 5 October 2016

Miranda Barnes
This item contains meeting notes for the seventh meeting of the Empathy Group, an interdisciplinary research group at Bath Spa University.

Mbira Hut Project - Chartwell Dutiro - Interview with Museum of Contemporary Cuts

CHARTWELL DUTIRO
Click the below link to view the full interview:
https://vimeo.com/176602346
This item relates to the PhD research of Chartwell Dutiro at Bath Spa University, the Mbira Hut Project.

Chartwell Dutiro is a musician-singer-songwriter-composer-teacher also founder and Artistic Director of Mhararano Mbira Academy. Mbira is an ancient mystic traditional musical instrument from Zimbabwe. It is sometimes played in all night ritual ceremonies called Bira. For centuries Shona people of Zimbabwe have always believe in connecting with the ancestral...

Artist Boss - Website & Film

Jenny Dunseath
Artist Boss is a creative research project, which explores the relationship between artist and assistant. Initiated by Bath Spa University and Norwich University of the Arts, Artist Boss focuses on the prolific sculptor Sir Anthony Caro (1924 – 2013), investigating the traditional assistants role, its impact on learning and artistic careers.
This item contains information about where to access the website (please click the links below to access the Artist Boss website), a screenshot of the...

Templates and outlines

Anthony Head
Creating the shape of the butterflies for the creation of a die to cut the butterfly shapes out of paper.

Ambient Literature Participant Research

Michael Marcinkowski & Amy5.Spencer@Uwe.Ac.Uk
This dataset contains transcripts of interviews with participants as part of the Ambient Literature research project. These interviews were conducted in June and July 2017 and March, April, and May of 2018 regarding participants' experiences of commissioned works of new media. Interviews were conducted face to face immediately after they completed one of the experiences or were conducted later over the telephone or Skype. The interviews were conducted in a semi structured fashion, following interview...

Empathy Group - Meeting 6 Notes, 26 April 2016

Miranda Barnes
This item contains meeting notes for the sixth meeting of the Empathy Group, an interdisciplinary research group at Bath Spa University.

Initial computer modelling

Anthony Head
These images show exterior and interior shots from a computer modelling programme created to show how the sculpture would be situated in the abbey environment.

Empathy Group - Meeting 11 Notes, 3 October 2017

Miranda Barnes
This item contains meeting notes for the eleventh meeting of the Empathy Group, an interdisciplinary research group at Bath Spa University.

Empathy Group - Meeting 8 Notes, 1 Feb 2017:

Miranda Barnes
This item contains meeting notes for the eighth meeting of the Empathy Group, an interdisciplinary research group at Bath Spa University.

Teaching and Learning resource for trainee teachers: Mindset Version2.1

Kendra McMahon & Peter Etchells
This is a teaching/learning resource for trainee teachers that forms part of a workshop Critical Consumers of Neuroscience.
This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education.

things to do

James Saunders
things to do is a series of pieces which use a set of instructions in different categories (including noises, pitches, devices and processes) spoken by players and other participants during the performance and which govern the actions made by the players. Players respond to instructions they can hear by realizing the defined actions as soon as possible after they are spoken. The differences in each piece, and the relationships between the players and other participants,...

Puppetry as reinforcement or rupture of cultural perceptions of the disabled body

Laura Purcell-Gates & Emma Fisher
This article proposes puppetry as a practice uniquely situated to intervene in ideological constructions of the disabled body both onstage and off. Examining our current and recent practice-based research that uses puppetry to intervene in cultural perceptions of disability, we put forth a provocation, asking readers to consider the ways in which puppetry practices can be deployed to enable performances by disabled puppeteers as well as in ways that engage with cultural constructions of disability....

things to do

James Saunders
things to do comprises 13 related compositions which have been performed over 40 times in 13 different countries. The pieces use a new verbal cueing system for ensembles with spoken instructions initiating actions by players. It proposes a model of composition that focuses on the behaviour of individuals in a group as a basis for organising sounds and actions. Each composition differs through the distribution of cue-givers and respondents, exploring different power structures within the...

Inspiration: Paper animals

Anthony Head
These childrens' toys were partially the inspiration for the iMigration project.

iMigration: inspiration for the project

Anthony Head
These childrens' toys were partially the inspiration for the iMigration project.

The pinned rows of butterflies and beetles in display cases at Insectarium, Montreal, Canada provided further inspiration for the iMigration project.


Empathy Group - Meeting 9 Notes, 8 March 2017

Miranda Barnes
This item contains meeting notes for the ninth meeting of the Empathy Group, an interdisciplinary research group at Bath Spa University.

Teaching and Learning resource for trainee teachers: Left brain/Right brain Version2.1

Kendra McMahon & Peter Etchells
This is a teaching/learning resource for trainee teachers that forms part of a workshop Critical Consumers of Neuroscience.
This resource is an outcome of a wider project: Enhancing the Learning Sciences in Initial Teacher Education.

Michele Whiting: Drawing Quilt Project (2011-2017)

Michele Whiting
Collaborative duo Qulios and the Windmill (Michele Whiting and Linda Khatir) formed their partnership in 2011 (www.quilosandthewindmill.com. Researching prior to a Fall residency at Oxbow, Michigan USA (aff SAIC) they found a particular vintage folk quilt made by early pioneer women in The American Museum in Bath. This has become the stimulus for an ongoing drawing project. Initially they made the drawing quilt using the same measurements, sketching 121 things ( the same number as...

A selection of the patterns used for the butterflies

Anthony Head
Each of the 5000 individual butterflies used in the sculpture had a unique pattern design. These images show a few examples of the computer-generated patterns used.

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