Interactive Shadow Figures Digitised from the IIM Collection
The IIM's Karagöz collection - digitised for ShadowEngine.
The IIM generously funded a research residency for me to explore their archives. The figures are scans from a collection held by the Institut Internationale de la Marionnette, France.
My methodology follows the pattern of ‘media archeology’. It seeks rich documentation of puppet media forms. Therefore, I have a research interest in performance documents and historical material. I have a need to research design material: evidenced by photographs, drawings, diagrams, patents and material artefacts.
While in residence I digitised the Karagöz collection and viewed:
Complete and in Preparation