Adding Perspectives

Hand a camera (preferably an analogue single-use camera so as to emphasize the personal and indelible nature of the photographs) to a visitor of the wasteland and ask him or her to take a picture of whatever strikes them as genuinely characteristic for, or remarkable about the site.


An exemplary analogue single-use camera

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Collective Performance - Pulau G: Invitation to a Public Consultation

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Collective performance: Pulau G: Invitation to a Public Consultation, Tuesday 17.12.2019 - Jorgen Doyle, Hannah Ekin,...

Writing from the North Coast of Jakarta, #ziarahutara

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Writing from the North Coast of Jakarta, #ziarahutara - Work by Anna Kostreva, Irwan Ahmett, and Tita Salina - Urban...

Pulau G: invitation to a Public Consultation

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Pulau G (Island G) is an artificial island constructed as part of a large scale land reclamation project on the north...

EVALUATION OF THE ADATA AiR RESIDENCY 2018

15 Jul 2018 | Alex Head

Evaluation: ADATA AiR Residency, Plovdiv European Capital of Culture 2019 (ECOC 2019) To contextualise my time in...

DOGGED LANDS Revisited Links and Sources!

30 May 2017 | Alex Head

sub_text on 199 radio      DOGGED LANDS Revisited  Radio EssayTuesday May 30th: 18.00-20.00 GMT (DE: 19.00-21.00)On: ht...

Fruitful Futures: Imagining Pomona

15 May 2017 | Jim Brady

Fruitful Futures: Imagining Pomona  The book we made embraces the spirit of citizen activism: one of its purposes...

'Townhall Improve' - Conflict Workshop, Holon, Israel

11 Jan 2016 | Matthias Einhoff

As part of the Neighbourhood as a Global Arena Conference with Digital Art Lab, Holon Come and join a workshop about...

Encounters with Adata #1

28 Sep 2015 | Alex Head

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A Letter to Refugee Club Impulse

24 Apr 2015 | Alex Head

Translation by Mira with comments from Ahmed, Baty & Mazan http://www.impulse-projekt.de/

frozen species art exhibition

14 Feb 2015 | anartistas

frozen species A processual exhibition performed by 17 foreigner artists living in Helsinki and organized by the...

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As the sole event within the B_Tour festival requiring a total stand-still, Recreation Ground Berlin took place on...

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The Wasteland Sculpture Park

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‘The Wasteland Sculpture Park’ is a book project by Beth Bramich that proposes a repurposing of wastelands (gaps in...

Objective Dialogues at Wasteland Twinning Network Forum

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The Objective Dialogues Y-Table sought to generate live, subjective research around trash and debris collected from 7...

Fallow Games: Photo Finish

03 Aug 2012 | Alex Head

Shot with a fixed frame disposable camera, competitors in The Fallow Games took the following images.     ...

Improvised workshop on site

21 Jun 2012 | Alex Head

As a way to present Wasteland Twinning I organised an afternoon workshop with students from Lawrence Technological...