Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Day 6 12Sep18

  • Advanced students presenting project next week
  • Be here!  Will be doing the same project later on, about week 7
  • Continue to work on new project

Lecture: The Art of Noise

  • Read Dunne and Raby
  • The_Art_of_Noises
  • Luigi_Russolo
  • Know the environment of the author, research.  
  • Futurist: Around Dada movement.  Opposed to organization, authority. 
  • Russolo: preached against tradition, conformity. 
  • Music: has been narrowly defined, harmonies, rhythms, lyricism
  • Pythagorus: scientist, cleric- could calculate distances, do measurements
  • Musica Universalis: music of the Spheres 
  • Greeks philosophers obsessed with the why in noise
  • Golden Ration
  • Aesthetic: visual pleasing.  Why?  Harmonies, The Golden Ratio
  • Rules, boundaries, hierarchies 
  • Argument: There is more out there!  The hierarchies in the world are only one way to look at it.   Where is the dragging, screeching, the noise in art?
  • Spectrum of aesthetics
  • End of modern era
  • Intonarumoris 1913 Luigi Russolo : Based on mechanic sirens
  • Hannah Hoch collages, cut ups, abandons traditional techniques

noun: aesthetics; noun: esthetics
  1. a set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciation of beauty, especially in art.
    • the branch of philosophy that deals with the principles of beauty and artistic taste.
plural noun: aesthetics
  1. a set of principles underlying and guiding the work of a particular artist or artistic movement.
    "the Cubist aesthetic"

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