Skypetrait: transcontinental faces is a research project between Art in Public Space, School of Art, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia and Fine Art Conception, School of Textiles & Design, Reutlingen University, Germany, that explores the role of drawing and portraiture within the public space of Skype. Skypetrait is presented in co-operation with the Goethe-Institut Australia with exhibitions at the City Library (March 2013), Melbourne, Project Space/Spare Room, RMIT University (April 2013) and at the City Hall, Reutlingen, Germany (May 2013). Please visit the Skypetrait website for all Exhibtion and project deatils http://www.skypetrait.com/
Project Curators: Henning Eichinger & Maggie McCormick
Artist: Pixi Mix, Freya Pitt, Chris Bold, Georgie Humphries, Dan Mitchell, Fiona Hillary, Uta Krauss, Annie Kurz, Christina Liadeli, Chantal Rasquin, Thea Tromsdorf, Tatjana Zhabina.
FIRST STAGE OF SKYPETRAIT PROJECT: Initial Skype meetings with German Artist and drawing session
Screenshots and photos from initial Skype meetings.
SECOND STAGE: Georgina’s resulting developed Artwork…
THIRD STAGE: German Arts Residency, Click here for more details and Images