What the Owl Knows

Eshun, Kodwo. 2022. What the Owl Knows. [Film/Video]

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Creators: Eshun, Kodwo
Abstract or Description:

What animates What the Owl Knows is an ambition to shift the focus of attention away from the painter, as an object of attention, towards the quality of attention bestowed upon the paint by the painter. What the Owl Knows aspires towards a poetics of recursion in which an audience pays attention to the ways in which digital video pays attention to the ways in which a painter pays attention to what she paints.

Official URL: https://secession.at/ausstellung_the_otolith_group...
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Commissioned by Secession, Vienna, co-produced by the Cooper Gallery, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee.

Departments, Centres and Research Units: Visual Cultures
Dimensions or Duration:
55 minutes 7 secondsDuration
Item ID: 36215
Date Deposited: 09 May 2024 09:51
Last Modified: 09 May 2024 09:51



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