The video of Blood on Silk:Import/Export
Click on this link to watch this video from 2017 https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/544561302 Photo Credit Rachael Samuels Blood on Silk : Import /Export,has the soundtrack of a reading of the 2008 Declaration of Istanbul on organ trafficking and transplant tourism. Among other factors this document outlines who can be a living donor to a specific individual. This [...]
Memorial/Time of Death
Finally have my video, made in 2008, up on my still under-construction website Go to this address to watch a 3'30" video where I question the determination of the time of death. https://www.fionadavies.com.au/works/corpus photo credit Alex Wisser video still of projection onto black wall
Fiona Davies, Blood on Silk: Surviving the Night, 2021, Video Still This image is from a long form video work that is one of the components in an upcoming installation. Here anonymised individuals with their face fully or partially hidden from facial recognition software queue for who knows what.
Why our hearts fail: new research
Australian researchers have made several new heart failure discoveries in an innovative world-first project examining cryo-preserved human hearts, procured after transplantation, in the Sydney Heart Bank. Source: Why our hearts fail: new research
Article on the use of powdered blood.
The Medicalization of Death in History by the Chirurgeon’s Apprentice
When the Black Death swept through Europe in the 14th century, it claimed the lives of over 75 million people, many of who were clergymen whose job it was to help usher the dying into the next worl… Source: The Medicalization of Death in History
3rd KloHäuschen Biennial – Opening today
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 3rd KloHäuschen Biennial ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ "Biennale der vernachlässigten Lebensformen" "Biennial of neglected Life Forms" Eröffnung Samstag, 02. Juli 2016 . 20 Uhr Final Event Samstag, 09. Juli 2016 . 20 Uhr Öffnungszeiten 03.-08. Juli . 17-19 Uhr ... English Invitation http://www.das-klohaeuschen.de/proj/160702_KHBi3/de/khbi_about_en.html mit 9 Volt | Adam Zaretsky | Anette Friedrich Johannessen | Anna Rose | [...]
Prescriptions Exhibition catalogue goes online
Click through to see the Prescriptions catalogue online. Full list of works.
New issue of visual/bind No 1 of 2016
Essay on my work by Yvette Hamilton on page 30 Photo post by @bloodonsilk. Source: New issue of visual/bind No 1 of 2016