Day: February 13, 2013

Elliott Burns (UK)

During my residency at ComPeung I conducted two photographic projects; ‘School of Athens’ and ‘The Sirens’, respectively they looked to document sites of ‘inverse ruins’ and billboards that had been left unadorned. These collections look to explore the relationships between architecture, economics and the landscape within Thai culture. Consciously I drew relations between modern Thailand and the historical […]

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Linda Armstrong (USA)

  Random thoughts upon returning and arriving. Aesthetic Ecology Two trees staring not at each other but in the same direction. “Thai Buddhist monks wrap orange clerical robes around trees to protect forests. “Ordaining” a tree is a provocative ritual that has become the symbol of a small but influential monastic movement aimed at reversing […]

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