Inside Out - Re-reading the Book
I reevaluated the site various things were obvious. While the source material
was interesting at least to me, the finished site was visually lacking
and held no real link to the source. The project statement already outlines
the difficulties encountered. I decided on two objectives for the reevaluation.
The first was to improve the visual and interactive aspects of the site.
The second was to link the project more with my 'object' ie my projected
'performance' (see statement). I think the new site is a better version
for interactivity and for visual design.
As to the second objective:
The main idea behind the site is still far from implemented. The problem
has yet to be solved for me as to how 'frames of reference' might be interpreted.
The reference to Poison Girls' 'persons unknown' is in itself a reference
to the source portfolio (music/cultural influences in the sketch book).
It links strongly with the concept of a 'frame of reference'. Our current
frame of reference is the digitisation of society and everything in it.
While again the end product became a flippant interpretation of the source
material (I was not able to go further within the time limit), the possibility
of interpreting the project in a more serious vein is left for the future.
For all that, I think the new site is a substantial improvement on the