Prioritizing Play Conference

Companion Page for 

INTERSECTIONS OF PLAY, ART, + IDENTITY

PLAY QUE >< ART CUE

Sam Gurry - Gutterball, 2016

Artist's Website : https://www.samgurry.com/

Other Notable - Playful works: 

Saint Victoria's Incorruptible Body

Sam also is part of a group that performs Magic Lantern & Noise Duo which are super fun: 

https://www.samgurry.com/saint-victorias-incorruptible-body

Film

The Biggest Wad is Mine 

https://www.samgurry.com/the-biggest-wad-is-mine

Bjorn Melhus - Deadly Storms, 2008

Artist's Website: https://melhus.de/

Other Notable - Playful works: 

Just about all of his work but these are others I am most familiar with

No Sunshine https://melhus.de/no-sunshine/

Captain https://melhus.de/captain/

Daphne Rosenthal - The Forgetting of Objects, 2014

William Wegman - Stomach Song, 1970

 

PLAY CYCLE >< CREATIVE CYCLE

SOURCES

Lancashire County Council Play Cycle 

http://www3.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/viewdoc.asp?id=128864

Drawing on the Artist Within by Betty Edwards 

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/680042.Drawing_on_the_Artist_Within

Unpacking the Creative Process

https://www.oreilly.com/library/view/the-four-lenses/9781118947319/Pt4_Chapter5.html

Creativity Portal The 4 Stages of the Creative Process

https://www.creativity-portal.com/bc/four.steps.of.creativity.html#.X2TtfJNKjGK

Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, Consciousness and Creativity by David Lynch 

https://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/catching-the-big-fish-meditation-consciousness-and-creativity.html

FURTHER READING

Children's Scrapstore - The Play Cycle: Observing & Understanding Play by Claire Sands 

https://www.childrensscrapstore.co.uk/blog/2013/10/parents-4-play-play-cycle.html

 
 

PLAY FRAME >< ART CONCEPT

Pes - Western Spaghetti, 2008

Huntress Janos - Various Works

 

PLAY FLOW >< CREATIVE FLOW

Peter Millard - Boogodobiegodongo, 2013

SOURCES & BONUS INFO

Here is also some archival footage of Jackson Pollock Painting from SFMOM.org

https://www.sfmoma.org/watch/jackson-pollocks-drip-painting-process/

REFLECTIVE PRACTICE >< ART CRITIQUE

 

PLAY IS THE WORK

Paullie Nielsen - The Model for a Qualitative Society, 1968

 

PLAY + ART + ACTIVISM

Leslie Hall 

Artist's Website http://lesliehall.com/​