TheoryofRemix

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“Remix […] informs the development of material reality dependant on the constant recyclability of material with the implementation of mechanical reproduction” (Navas 2012, p3). This section explores the theory and history underlying the technology, aesthetics, principles and discourse of remix as part of a visual practice.

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After René Magritte. La Clef des songes (The Interpretation of Dreams). Brussels, 1935

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Sample (verb)

In its most basic definition, to sample means to copy or cut and paste.

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Re-edit

In music, a “re-edit is a new version made by cutting-up and splicing together chunks of the original song in a different order, usually using a tape recorder, a razor blade and some sticky tape.” (Brewster 1999, p192)

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Remix

‘[CMD]+[c]’:, ‘[CMD]+[v]’: Everything is a Remix @ Vimeo

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