157 Works

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.

Artist Boss - Exhibition at New Arts Centre, Roche Court, Salisbury, UK

Jenny Dunseath
Documentation of an exhibition running from 19th November 2016 to 29th January 2017, curated by Jenny Dunseath & Mark Wilsher, accompanying the Artist Boss creative research project, which explores the relationship between artist and assistant. Initiated by Bath Spa University and Norwich University of the Arts, Artist Boss specifically 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 example...

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...

Artist Boss Book, Wunderkammer Press

Jenny Dunseath
Dunseath, J and Wilsher, M, eds. (2016) Artist boss: Anthony Caro's studio assistants and issues of legacy in British sculpture. Wunderkammer Press, Bath. ISBN 9780993551109

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...

Mbira Hut Project - Chiriseri, Kagande Kraal village in Bindura Zimbabwe

CHARTWELL DUTIRO
This item relates to the PhD research of Chartwell Dutiro at Bath Spa University, the Mbira Hut Project.
Kagande village is under Chief Masembura, in the Bindura district in Zimbabwe. This is the village where Chartwell Dutiro was born and where he lived for the first twenty years of his life.Ndonga Mahwe is a ritual ceremony taking place in the village. The community gathers for three days. There is musicking through mbira music, singing, drumming,...

The Tarrare Project: History of Medicine and The Depraved Appetite of Tarrare the Freak

Laura Purcell-Gates
Research programme given to audience members at 2015 premiere of puppet chamber opera The Depraved Appetite of Tarrare the Freak at the Bristol Festival of Puppetry, Tobacco Factory Theatres. Documents the collaborative research, which informed the development of the show, into the case study of 18th-century medical anomaly Tarrare by Dr Laura Purcell-Gates, Dr Alan Bates, Dr David Turner, Dr John Lee and the intercalated BA in Medical Humanities programme at Bristol University.

Empathy Group, Meeting 4 Notes - 10 December 2015

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

The final iMigration sculpture installed in Bath Abbey, England

Anthony Head
The digital printed sculpture was on display in Bath Abbey, Bath, England as part of the 'Forest of Imagination' project on 3 - 24 June 2016. Its dimensions when fully constructed were 5m x 10m.

A second version of the project iMigration 2 was on display at Bath Abbey for a year from February 2017.

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...

The Tarrare Project: History of Medicine and The Depraved Appetite of Tarrare the Freak

Laura Purcell-Gates
Research programme given to audience members at 2015 premiere of puppet chamber opera The Depraved Appetite of Tarrare the Freak at the Bristol Festival of Puppetry, Tobacco Factory Theatres. Documents the collaborative research, which informed the development of the show, into the case study of 18th-century medical anomaly Tarrare by Dr Laura Purcell-Gates, Dr Alan Bates, Dr David Turner, Dr John Lee and the intercalated BA in Medical Humanities programme at Bristol 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.

Teacher Assessment in Primary Science (TAPS)

Sarah Earle
The Teacher Assessment in Primary Science (TAPS) project is based at Bath Spa Institute for Education and funded by the Primary Science Teaching Trust.
TAPS aims to develop support for valid, reliable and manageable teacher assessment, which will have a positive impact on pupil learning in primary science.

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