Creative Memory Projects
Here is a small sampling of creative memory projects from Memory and Media, 2010-2011:
- Wolfe Tone
- The Day I Learnt the Importance of the “Box”
- Memory of a Walk
- Memory of Tiananmen
"To meet the demands of the video-obsessed horror consumer — many of whom weren’t even born when VCRs were in their heyday — several distributors are releasing (or rereleasing) selected ’80s titles on VHS as well as DVD… Dan Kinem, who writes for a blog devoted to VHS culture, said the terrible quality of VHS ‘works well’ for the horror genre. ‘You just don’t get the same feeling in a pristine print of a DVD’, Mr. Kinem said.
Felicity Sargent (vogue.com): “Every Throwback Thursday, Instagram becomes a carnival of nostalgia. Pictures from the pasts of people we know—when they were captains of lacrosse teams, counselors in training, baby ballerinas; when they were wearing leotards before American Apparel existed, scrunchies, overalls, anything that has been mentioned in one of those viral eighties and nineties BuzzFeed quizzes (c’mon, you know you’ve caved and taken at least one).”