Rory Buckland

Vas Hermeticum

Vas Hermeticum is a symbolic alter ego of myself. A physical manifestation, of concepts and philosophies that are central to the interests of my art practice. So far he has primarily been a representative or intermediary on social media. Such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. As well as an appearance…

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Anti-Mimesis

Anti Mimesis I posted the above image on my social media account and had a comment from a freind that set me thinking. Angus’ comment simply said ‘Are you sure its not diegesis?’ With the  typical self doubt of a creative producer, I thought am I? I spent significant time…

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Symbol

Symbol In this post I am going to consider the of semiotic genre of; ‘symbol’ for its emphasis on semantics or the signified / signifier, denotation / connotation relationship rather than what I perceive to be the more arbitrary general aesthetic or subject classifications of ‘landscape’ and ‘people’, for example.…

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Icon

Icon In this post I am going to consider the of semiotic genre of; ‘icon’ for its emphasis on semantics or the signified / signifier, denotation / connotation relationship rather than what I perceive to be the more arbitrary general aesthetic or subject classifications of ‘landscape’ and ‘people’, for example.…

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Index

Index In this post I am going to consider the of semiotic genre of; ‘index’ for its emphasis on semantics or the signified / signifier, denotation / connotation relationship rather than what I perceive to be the more arbitrary general aesthetic or subject classifications of ‘landscape’ and ‘people’, for example.…

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