"A state of abnormal consciousness in which dream-like experiences and hallucinations happen while awake."
Large Scale Projection Video Loop
Original 4:3 Aspect Ratio
22" x 34" Print (Still Version)
Inspired by that scene at the end of the End of Evangelion anime film (where, SPOILERS, everyone in the world basically dissolves into a singular mass of fluid, becoming one). Abiogenesis is a sort of meditation and conceptualization of the origins of life, connectedness of life and all people, alpha and omega of existence. Thus it features a collection of people a creatures bathing in a collective, chaotic yet tranquil, entropic yet unified, ‘amniotic’ fluid together.
40" x 40" Print
A visual representation of the concept that human beings are more evolutionarily suited for living in tribes than mass society, and will naturally refrom into 'new tribes'.
40" x 44" Print
"A preparatory or transitional state where through overcoming unimaginable adversity comes unparalleled beauty."
34" x 11' Print
SPECTACLE CITY (CLICK TO PLAY!)
interactive composition / 2007
Spectacle City is an interactive Flash composition that allows the user to explore the nervous system of the city. Clicking on one of the floating medical terms will send the view to a mirror view within the city.
Artist Statement: Artists are always searching for the elusive "real". Especially in this era, the real is hard to find and even harder to recognize. take the city for example. it seems real enough, built of steel girder, solid concrete, and beautiful glass. The city is undeniably there, for the moment, but what is it that makes this city grow, and live? It's the idea of the city, the image of the pinnacle of human evolution and achievement. An image of a living, breathing creature, pumping commerce blood in human cells through concrete arteries.
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