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Lecture 2

VISA 110 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Wangechi Mutu, The Technique


Department
Visual Arts
Course Code
VISA 110
Professor
Christine D' Onofrio
Lecture
2

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Collage:" The"technique" and"resulting" work"of"art"in"which" fragments" of"paper" and"
other" materials" are"arranged" and" glued" to"a"supporting" surface
Photomontage:"Using"collage" techniques" to"create"photographs" of"a"single"
composition
Assemblage:" Three9dimensiona l" composition" made" from" a"variety" of"traditionally" non9
artistic" materials" and"objects
Wangechi2 Mutu:"His"collage"artwork" is"extremely" juxtaposed
The"use" of" borrowed" elements" in"the" creation" of" a"new" work" (taking" certain"
objects9e.g." iconography/meaning," then" placing" it"another" way"or" re9using" it
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To"take"possession" of" another’s" material," often" without" permission," re9using" it"
in"a"context" which" differ" from" its" original" context
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Appropriation:"
Authorship:"One"who" originates" or"gives" existence" to"a"piece"of" work
Recontextualization:" Puts"whatever" it"borrows" into"a"new" context"in"order" to"create"
new" work," this" can"change" the"meaning" of" the"work
Lecture'2'Notes
Friday," 23" October," 2015
12:54" am
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