Photographic, audio and video documentation


‘Ideas are one thing, and what happens is another’ - John Cage

It has become a critical constituent of my practice to understand the necessity of recording and documenting the methodologies and processes involved in collaborative art work.

Over the last number of projects I have set myself the following question; ‘Can the artistic methods I employ be experienced as a creative, archival or documentary process? and how best can I record or archive these experiences?

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Photographic documentation of projects

Audio documentation of projects


Video documentation of projects  

Sean Taylor - Selected Publications:


Published by Softday and the Irish Museum of Modern Art Dublin,

ISBN 987-1-903811-99-3  (available at bookshop and shop)

‘Sense in Place’ Site- ations International, Europe 2005/6 Catalogue,

Published by University of Wales Institute Cardiff, 2006,

ISBN 978-1-905617-53-1

‘Cead’ in China Exhibition Catalogue, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Beijing, China,

Gallery 411

Publication 2007(available at on-line shop)

Europe Exists , Exhibition Catalogue, Macadonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Greece 2003, ISBN 960 86392-5-5

Ground Up, Published by Clare County Council Arts Office, Ireland 2003,

ISBN 978-0-9541870-3-3

EV+A  friends + neighbours exhibition catalogue, 2000,

published by Limerick City Gallery of Art, Ireland

ISBN 0946846 405 (available at LCGA bookshop)

Focus on Drawing, Article pages 187-191.

Published by Occasional Press, Cork, Ireland 2001,

EV+A 2000 Catalogue published by Gandon Press, Cork, Ireland

(available at LCGA  bookshop)

EV + A Reduced exhibition catalogue 1999, published by Gandon Press. Cork, Ireland

ISBN 0946846 26X (available at LCGA bookshopshop)

Umetnost iz nahrbtnika ="Art from a Rucksack", Ireland/Slovenia Exhibition Catalogue 1999 (available at LCGA bookshop)

"Remembering Jim Kemmy", Exhibition Catalogue, published by Gandon Press, Cork, Ireland 1999 (available at LCGA bookshop)

SSI/Ireland and Europe: International Visual Art Event , exhibition catalogue

published by the Sculptors Society of Ireland, Dublin, December 1997

(available at on line shop)

Selected Sound Art CD’s

Dublin Electronic Arts Festival (DEAF) CD 2008, Dublin, Ireland (

100 PACES, DVD + Booklet, Softday Publications 2007 (available at shop and

‘Bend it like Beckett’, 2006 curated by Danny McCarthy, available at  (

TXTULTR, 2005 released on the Softday Label (available at shop)

Coisir an Tsionann, CD inlay notes, Limerick, Ireland 2003 (available at shop)

Bliain le Baisteach CD inlay notes, Limerick, Ireland 2000 (available at shop)

Selected websites that are of interest to me: