Lisa and John

MOORE, D. and Val Williams 2017. Lisa and John.

CreatorsMOORE, D. and Val Williams
Collaborators
CuratorWilliams, Val
ProducerDent, Gavin
ActorToogood, Sarah
ActorMosley, Alan
Film editorDavies, Rachel
Production personnelDye, Liberty
AnimatorBrett, Elizabeth
ResearcherMosley, John
ResearcherWheatley, Lisa
Production personnelRegan, Lucie
Description

'Lisa and John' re-activates an archive of David Moore's own documentary photography work from 1988, 'Pictures from the Real World, Colour Photographs 1987-88', and performs a critical reassessment of the work’s purpose and location through an archive intervention, and collaboration with those photographed in the original series, resulting in unprecedented and discursive outcomes

In its entirety Lisa and John comprises;

1-A 2017 contextualising exhibiiton of original works from Pictures from the Real World [1987-88]

2-Lisa and John- Oh my Days! An installation of theatrical maquettes, referencing museum like diorama’s, showing ‘the photographer at the scene’

3-Lisa and John- Look at Us! An immersive installation of new works chosen by
Lisa and John themselves. In 2016 having been photographed in the original
project, the couple , now divorced, select their own photographs from the full
archive.

4-The Lisa and John Slideshow, A 45 minute theatrical play, written and directed by David Moore, using actors to play the couple. . The script ,devised by transcripts of interviews with Lisa and John and drawing on principles of verbatim theatre

5-A book publication, The Lisa and John Slideshow [script], with text by Professor Val Williams [Makina Presss 2019]

Year2017
Web address (URL)https://vimeo.com/323434904
https://www.mixcloud.com/Resonance/there-then-hear-now-19th-february-2018/
http://www.bjp-online.com/2018/03/david-moore-theatre/
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/mar/11/big-picture-cool-kids-derby-1980s-david-moore?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other
http://davidmoore.uk.com/words/conversation-source-magazine
https://drive.google.com/file/d/17-a-6VMSMZzeAhhLr1OqG0iNiJ1O1oWG/view
https://www.ft.com/content/0fd5352c-0321-11e9-9d01-cd4d49afbbe3
https://www.photomonitor.co.uk/david-moore-lisa-and-john/
http://ualresearchonline.arts.ac.uk/10873/
KeywordsLisa and John
The Lisa and John Slideshow
David Moore Photographer Archive
Documentary Photography
Archive intervention
Filelisa_and_john_install (1 of 50).jpg
LisaandJohn_LGW David Moore_02.18 v3[2].pdf
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FunderDerby City Council
University of the Arts London (UAL)
Arts Council of Northern Ireland
Belfast Exposed

Collection items

Pictures from the Real World [2017]
MOORE, D. 2018. Pictures from the Real World [2017]. Belfast Exposed

Lisa and John- Look at Us!
MOORE, D. 2018. Lisa and John- Look at Us!

Lisa and John-Oh my Days!
MOORE, D. 2018. Lisa and John-Oh my Days!

The Lisa and John Slideshow [Script]
MOORE, D. and Val Williams Robin Christian (ed.) 2019. The Lisa and John Slideshow [Script] . London Makina Press.

The Lisa and John Slideshow
MOORE, D. 2017. The Lisa and John Slideshow.

Related outputs

The Lisa and John Slideshow [Script]
MOORE, D. and Val Williams Robin Christian (ed.) 2019. The Lisa and John Slideshow [Script] . London Makina Press.

Lisa and John-Oh my Days!
MOORE, D. 2018. Lisa and John-Oh my Days!

Pictures from the Real World [2017]
MOORE, D. 2018. Pictures from the Real World [2017]. Belfast Exposed

Lisa and John- Look at Us!
MOORE, D. 2018. Lisa and John- Look at Us!

The Lisa and John Slideshow
MOORE, D. 2017. The Lisa and John Slideshow.

Pictures from the Real World, Colour Photographs 1987-88
Moore, D. 2013. Pictures from the Real World, Colour Photographs 1987-88. London DewiLewis/Here Press.

The Last Things
Moore, D. 2007. The Last Things. London Dewi Lewis.

The Commons
Moore, D. 2004. The Commons . London Velvet Press.

Seen and Magnified : Five Medway Towns
Moore, D. 1999. Seen and Magnified : Five Medway Towns . United Kingdom Medway Publications.

The Velvet Arena
Moore, D. 1994. The Velvet Arena. LONDON Velvet Press.

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