msdm a nomadic house-studio-gallery for photographic art and curatorial research, an expanded practice of the artist's book, photobook publishing and peer-to-peer collaboration created by contemporary artist paula roush
PEDRA-PAPEL-AGUA, OS LIVROS DE ARTISTA COMO LUGARES DE ENCONTRO
(STONE-PAPER-WATER, ARTIST'S BOOKS AS MEETING PLACES)
Joana Nascimento reflects on her collaboration with msdm
project liquid memories for issue 1 of
'Jornal, If it walks like a duck and it talks like a duck it’s a duck'
a periodical dedicated to artists' books and art publishing [read here]
NEWS FROM NOWHERELOCKDOWN (or An Epoch of Unrest)
A cross – disciplinary collaboration involving performance, photography, fashion, set design and AI, revisits William Morris utopian romance
'News from Nowhere' in the context of London’s lockdown.
The mobile potential of vacant emptiness.
Generated from photogrammetric scans of msdm house-studio-gallery,
STUDIO/ ARCHAEOLOGY, is a collection of digital 3D objects that
showcase an early 20th century London vacant public building,
temporarily occupied as a creative space for experimentation
and innovation in the 21st century. View project>
msdm PUBLICATIONS x bookroom
A field (of interconnected realities) or The Week of mash-up goodness.
Installation at The Book is Alive symposium, published as a visual essay in the book, now available as a free download. bookRoom is a platform for collaborative modes of inquiry around the photobook and the artist’s book within the School of fine Art and Photography at UCA Farnham.
THE EXPANDED PRACTICE OF THE ARTIST'S BOOK
Immersion in The Artist’s Museum
The essay developed from a residency by Francisco Varela at msdm, the house-studio gallery founded by paula roush, whose artistic practice presents itself as a unique case study of a live–work method. It is its aim to analyse, contextualize and query the principles that guide this method. View project>