• When: Thursday 21 September 2023 10:00 am - Thursday 21 September 2023 7:30 am
  • Admission: Admission Free
  • Booking: Booking required
  • Venue Name: University of Glasgow Advanced Research Centre
  • Venue Details:

    11 Chapel Lane, Glasgow G11 6EW

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    Hear filmmaker Thomas Riedelsheimer talk with curator Prof. Sarah Cook about the making of Thomas’s new feature film Tracing Light which sets out to capture research into light waves and particles happening in the ARC. As part of three stories, the film includes a focus on the work of British artists Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt (aka artist duo Semiconductor) who have been in residence in the Extreme Light Group at the Advanced Research Centre, led by Prof. Daniele Faccio. Thomas will show rushes from the film in progress, and throughout the day you will be able to watch four of Thomas’s previous films featuring visual artist Andy Goldsworthy, sound artist Evelyn Glennie, and architect and sculptor Susumu Shingu. Artists Semiconductor will also be present.


    Screening Programme:

    10.00 am – 11.40 am – Breathing Earth: Susumu Shingu’s Dream (2012)

    12.00 pm – 1.40 pm – Touch the Sound: A Sound Journey with Evelyn Glennie (2004)

    2.00 pm – 3.40 pm – Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time (2000)

    4.00 pm – 5.40 pm – Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy (2017)

    6.00 pm – 7.30 pm – Filmmaker Thomas Riedelsheimer in conversation with Prof. Sarah Cook