Underground Attractions by Vicky Smith

01.10.10
Linear, Dryden Goodwin, 2010 Vicky Smith considers Dryden Goodwin’s Linear project for London Underground and its antecedent, the lightning sketch. The ’lightning sketch’ was a turn-of-the-19th-century vaudeville act. It involved a performer who drew and commented upon an image whilst quickly changing it’s form, thereby stimulating the audience into a play of guessing game. A series of still and moving portraits of Transport for London staff, Dryden Goodwin’s ...
Animation Deviation at UWE

09.03.10
Animation Deviation Animation Deviation is a one-day symposium at Watershed, Bristol on 13 July, organised by Vicky Smith at the University of West of England (UWE). Keynote speakers include including Alan Cholodwnko, Nicky Hamlyn and Ester Leslie. Contributions are invited from theorists, experimental filmmakers and animators. Workshops and Paper sessions will be convened to enable a mix of practice and presentation-based exploration. Deadline for proposals is 31 ...