For the closing of Issue 4 of The Garage Journal, the author adopts one core methodology common to the practices of both film and curating: storytelling. All stories have a time, a space, and characters. Following the Rashomon effect, each one of the stories below could offer entirely different points on the relationships between the moving image and the museum. Similar to how a soundtrack can set a specific mood in film to heighten the emotional impact of the sights and sounds of a story, place and space can also serve to enhance the impact of characters (artworks) depicted in exhibitions, while characters can help to heighten the effect of events described in writing.
To cite this item:
Santos L (2021) Moving Image and the Museum: Speculative Spaces in 3 Acts. The Garage Journal: Studies in Art, Museums & Culture, 04: 155–173. DOI: 10.35074/GJ.2021.14.71.012
To link to this item: https://doi.org/10.35074/GJ.2021.14.71.012
Publication type: Essay