I nipped over to London last Monday to put up my Interim video piece ‘Slouching towards Bethlehem’ at Wilson Road, Camberwell.
Slouching towards Bethlehem
“And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?”
The piece is a continuation of my exploration into 3D orbits, spherical environments + investigation into unfurled textures and the essence of objects.
The ‘Beastie’ as object is dictated to by an authoritarian computer voice.
The looped piece of electronic music is taken from a track called ‘Time’ from the album ‘Ghettoville’ by my favourite ‘Afro-futurist’ musician Actress.
“Oh, you are such an ugly beastie..”
the ‘Beastie’ unfurls the textures that constitute the 3D object, revealing the essence of the virtual object and in turn itself. Still there in its spherical world, going round and round and round, ad infinitum…