#Arteetude 231 - Beyond the Frame: Exploring Art and Community at Sherkin Island's Graduation Show with Detlef Schlich

Season 1 | Episode 231
28m | May 26, 2024

In this episode of the ArTEEtude Podcast, host Detlef Schlich takes listeners on a journey to Sherkin Island for the "Beyond the Frame" graduate exhibition of the BA Visual Art Degree program. Held on a beautiful day, the exhibition features the works of seven talented graduating students—Natalie Allen, Sorcha Browning, Daniel Flynn, Hammond Journeaux, Macha, Paula Quirke, and Sarah Wainwright—spanning a variety of media from painting, drawing, and sculpture to photography, film, multimedia, and digital work.

Detlef shares his experiences and insights from the exhibition, highlighting the students' deep engagement with themes of ecology, community, and sustainability. The episode includes excerpts from conversations with Sorcha Browning about her digital performativity film installation, Jordan Lynch about running a café on the island, and Macha about her captivating video installation exploring complex social themes.

Join us as we delve into the vibrant art scene of Sherkin Island, exploring how art fosters community and resilience, even in challenging times. Whether you're an artist, an art enthusiast, or simply curious about the intersection of traditional and contemporary art practices, this episode offers a unique and inspiring perspective.

Detlef Schlich is a podcaster, visual artist, filmmaker, ritual designer, and media archaeologist based in West Cork. He is recognized for his seminal work, including a scholarly examination of the intersections between shamanism, art, and digital culture, as well as his acclaimed video installation, Transodin's Tragedy. He primarily works in performance, photography, painting, sound, installations, and film. In his work, he reflects on the human condition and uses the digital shaman's methodology as an alter ego to create artwork. His media archaeology is a conceptual and practical exercise in uncovering the unique aesthetic, cultural and political aspects of media in culture.


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