REEL TO REEL
Full HD video, colour, sound, 9' 55", 2017.
Developed with the kind support of the WIELS Contemporary Art Center's residency program.
Collection/Distribution: ARGOS Center for Art and Media.
Accompanied by a solemn chant, which slowly becomes a rough repetition of a feedbacked guitar loop, the miniature boats of the Mini-Europe theme park in Brussels appear one after the other, seamlessly. The models fade into each other intersecting refections of great European landscapes and leaving the way to underwater worlds, where the eerie presence of accidental insects and fish seems to be the only guarantee of a still existing life beyond the mechanisation of an endlessly self perpetuating system.
The link to watch the full film is available upon request.
Installation view at ISELP.