Fri 2 Nov 2018 13:00
Messages from Her
Artist & new Studio Resident Eunju Hitchcock-Yoo joins us for this talk to discuss her latest project(s) and the current themes she has begun to explore in her work; space, user behaviour & storytelling.
Eunju Hitchcock-Yoo is a South Korean Artist who is now based in the UK. Her recent practice combines and explores immersive theatre with mobile communication, in the hope that it will effectively situate a wider audience between a physical and imagined reality.
She has been researching the spatial elements of venues, the communication tools they use and how the audience are a key factor in creating pervasive work of this kind. Join us to hear more about her work and research.
A number of Hitchcock-Yoo film's and performance have been supported by Arts Council Korea and the Seoul Arts and Culture Foundation. She has exhibited at Sarubia Dabang and Insa Art Space both established arts venue in South Korea: Sarubia Dabang and Insa Art Space. She has also presented her works internationally in various venues including Aspex and BBC Southeast (U.K.), Adelantado Gallery (Spain), and Cream Festival (Japan).
This Lunchtime Talk is part of Open Studio Friday, which takes place at the Studio every week.
Do you want to find out what is going on at the Pervasive Media Studio? Are you interested in meeting our residents, talking about a specific project or curious about pervasive media? Why not pack a sandwich and join us for one of our Lunchtime Talks and Open Studio Friday. Lunchtime Talks are informal presentations by Studio residents and associates. They normally take place at 1pm on Friday, are free and open to everybody who’s interested in what we do. After the Talk, we also invite you to stay with us for the afternoon to continue the conversation or work on your own projects. We provide chairs, tables, wireless and a great space. You bring what you need to work with (laptop/mobile). Our open afternoons close at 5pm. Let us know if you’d like a tour of the space and we'll be happy to show you around just before the talk. Send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place on a tour.