THE THINKING MACHINE
Field of Knowledge
-To train the critical visual thinking of images.
-To promote a creative attitude towards the observation, selection and cataloguing of images.
-To think collectively about the narrative power of an image.
-To create image observation patterns from an aesthetic and reflexive point of view.
Within the documentation subject we can learn the main how to search for general or specific data, and be able to construct a piece of information to create a reality or we can inform in detail about it.
The archive in documentation, is one of the most versatile source of all, where you can explore its potential as a collection through its different categories. we will make a pause in how we can show the images and way we can create a dialog between different images. The archive isn't only a kind of storage, it can also be a thinking machine, asserts Oriol Vilanova.
To play with the items of a collection and the way it is shown, can have as many ways and nuances as elements are in use.
The language created through all different combinations of an archive, is the concept that gets close to Oriol's art practice and his particular language through collections.