LATEST PROJECTS 2020 -2021
THE COMING BACK OUT BALL - NATIONAL THEATRE OF SCOTLAND
Although the performance aspect of this projects is postponed indefinitely due to Coronavirus, Jamie is working on immersive animation and projection designs for this celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender Diverse, and Intersex elders to be hosted at future date at the Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow.
EMERGENCE - MULL THEATRE
CHILDREN'S CLASSIC CONCERT - PETER & THE WOLF
Jamie is collaborating with the orchestra and a deaf performer to find an accessible visual art interpretation of Prokofiev's masterpiece for children. He will be employing elements of sound reactive visuals and generative abstract graphics for a preview in 2021
A concept design for an outdoor media instillation that presents local voices opinions on climate change. More info here
Two brand new plays, Strange Rocks and Undocumented, for the theatre - staged and filmed for a digital run in October 2020. Jamie directed the filming process from conceiving the lighting, through to camera work and the final edit. The project has been received with great critical claim for managing to bring the theatrical experience alive on film despite the limitations place by the pandemic.
You can read more about his process here.
"Jamie Wardrop’s lighting of Strange Rocks in warm orange and blue is also particularly striking"
**** The Stage
"...powerful filmed images of Mull shores by Jamie Wardrop..."
**** The Scotsman
NOT ALL ISOLATION IS EQUAL - Shelter and Place
A collaboration with Irish artists Peter Power and Leon Butler for Carlow and Cork Midsummer Ars Festival 2020. A 3d VR map was created of living spaces to build a digital monument to our unseen stories and quarantine spaces. Jamie's home can be visited here:Link
Jamie presented live visuals as part of SHRIMP Dance at Winterweft Fesitval , Frankfurt, 2020 with Paul Michael Henry and Jer Reid
Docma LOCKDOWN CHALLENGE
A short one minute film based on the concept of BED
9 films were presented from 45 film makers from around the world.