Cultural Identity, Digital Media and Art - Tom Davies, Lucia Pimentel, Pete Worrall
Project title: Who do you think you are? - impressions.
Venue: School of Fine Art, The Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Extracts: The exploration of notions of cultural identity invariably meant that emotions were dealt with in terms of definition and antecedents....A recurrent question, given that the students were drawn from a diverse background, was the sense of personal cultural identity and how this was formed....Interestingly each individual used childhood memories to sketch in initial proposals in the form of words or images....In the final presentations the progression and development was traced through through the actual work produced in the studio, on location and through the screen based selection of the ICT developments...