This blog collates collaborative ideas, thoughts and processes generated by visual artists, Steven Anderson and Kirsty Stansfield. We have been working together since 2009 and share an interest in site-specificity, performance practice and theory, and in collaborating with non-artists.
Tuesday, 15 June 2010
"Creative Bonds": a practical performance-based workshop for 3rd year medical students, Special Studies Module, Glasgow Medical School.
On 14th June 2010 we gave a joint presentation with Dr. Madeleine White to
third year Medical students at the University of Glasgow as part of
their module in the Medical Humanities. This was followed by a
half day practical performance-based workshop.
communication, non-verbal communication, behaviour and how we all
subconsciously adapt and change behaviour in different situations.
·To heighten observation and non-verbal communication skills.
·To consider physical spatial relationships and how these influence how people behave.
·To explore embodied experience as a means of self and group reflection.
·To relate these experiences to experience of medical practice and working
use of practical exercises drawn from performance and improvisation
exercises and group critique, as developed through our
own art practices.