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Day 8: Presentation day. Some amazing work being displayed in front of Frank (one of the trustees restoring Elizabeth Gaskell's house.)
Posted 16 May 2014 23:59
Day 7: Final model finished.
Posted 15 May 2014 02:09
Day 6: Fabrication of model in the workshop.
Posted 13 May 2014 10:09
Day 5: Producing a test model of Elizabeth Gaskell's morning room. We aim to create an abstract box which shows motives, patterns and crafts typical for this part of the house while at the same time working with light and shadows.
Posted 9 May 2014 11:03
Day 4: Visit of the Manchester Art Gallery. Redefining the essence of space, distortion and usage so that we can consider model making in different ways.
Posted 7 May 2014 20:57
Day 3: Analyzing the essence of Elizabeth Gaskell's house.Creating an abstract montage of the house and the space it occupies.
Posted 7 May 2014 20:44
Day 2: Visiting Elizabeth Gaskell's house: the morning room is on the left when you enter the vast house. The wood graining of the door, the shades, the gas lamps, the stone fireplace, the cream warm wallpaper - all remind of Gaskell's taste and the typical 19th century housing.
Posted 6 May 2014 20:35
Day 1:Elizabeth Gaskell's house on 42 Plymouth Grove. Restoration has been undertaken so that visitors can experience the feeling Charlotte Bronte and Charles Dickens had when entering this Victorian piece of architecture.
Posted 6 May 2014 20:17