Spectral Bodies

Spectral Bodies 1991 – artist statement from http://www.catherinerichards.ca/artwork/spectral_statement.html Spectral Bodies is a videotape that considers the issues at stake around simulation and subjectivity in contemporary technology. Specifically, it is concerned with virtual reality technology, which literally reads and writes our bodies. Using emerging technology, it traverses the boundaries between the imaginary and the >real= in the […]

Curiosity Cabinet at the End of the Millennium

This article is a STUB please make edits and adjustments as suggested on Wikipedia to make it more robust.  Thanks! Curiosity Cabinet at the End of the Millennium by Catherine Richards   Curiosity Cabinet at the End of the Millenium 1995 Inside the copper cabinet the spectator is a rare collectable, […]

Faraday Cage

In the early 1970s, Tom Sherman’s work focused on the form and definition of sculpture. In 1973, Sherman became very interested in radio waves and how they interact with each other and with humans. [1] As his facination with radios grew, he decided that he wanted to build a “shelter” or a “radio-free” environment to […]