2008年9月17日 星期三

Work Shop Presentation

After ten days of work shop,here comes an final presentation. In past few days, every participant of work shop trys to experience Taipie as much as possible and therefore we can expect diversified presentations of each group.
The first group brings us "Wedding drift". One of the group member wearing a wedding dress appear in Taipei city. They take lots of photos and make them into postcards. When they are doing this project, they get many responds from different citizens. They consider that was best part of this project.

Anna has a role exchange project. She asks a betel nuts shop for this project . During Anna being a betel nuts girl, she learn how to prepare betel nuts and to sell them.

Linda project is a tramsmigration. She goes to Xi-men-ding and finds a shop provide different kinds of costume and accessories. And then she switchs into an asian girl.Comparing wuth some asian girls trying to look like foreign girls,this project seems very interesting.

Francis keeps an eye on astray pets on the street. There are thousands of astray cat,dog and many kinds of pets on the street in Taipie. Francis takes pictures and make them into a commic-like photos. Astray pets can talk in that way and impress themselves.

Ales makes several humor projects in Taipei. Projects includes arranging shoes,whistling and giving eight orange. Each of them interacts with the citizens in Taipei.

Students from France go Xi-men-ding and recording a homeless man who looks lile a still life. Another project come out with the typhoon. They record the sound and video during typhoon,and turn the sources into new pieces.

Ten minutes break,professors compares notes with each other.

Catherine and Dacchi share thier viewpoints of Taipei in Taking photos. They make photos into two rows . The upper row is the viewpoints Catherine and the other row is the viewpoints of Dacchi. Catherine interests in Chinese character and Dacchi interests in the style of houses.

Viktor pay his attention to the market. He wanna know the same object will be sold in different prince depending on the nationality or not ?If possible, he hope every participant can buy the same object from the same man and shows how different prices are.
MRT sheep is the project of this group. They consider MRT carry sheep on the way and everyone in this city looks so tired. And it also shows Taipei a safe city, everyone can sleep on MRT.

Ana and Julia try express isolation they feel in this work shop. When the typhoon comes to Taiwan, they call someone in the hotel and play the cat songs. They record what happens at that time.

Josef brings this web project"www.xiaozhu.org". The work amuses everyone.

Catherine show us an amazing installation. First, she glues several yellow rain coats together and puts them under a outlet of airconditioner. Then a human-shape Balloon drifts in the air.

Nuutti composes a every poetic video called"A greeting from Taiwan ".

Tha last part of presentation takes place in the Underground Museum.

At last there is a closing party in the Underground Museum. Everyone enjoys the traditional cuisine and have a great time.