Tile: Altar for McGuffins (2010)
Size: 12” X 12” X variable (WxDxH)
Materials: Fur, found objects, mirror, doll, mini video player

Single Channel video (mini video player) with stop motion

Note about the work:
This work experiments with object making incorporating a non linear narrative. The installation acts a surreal fictional scene with an elaborate MacGuffin at the center. The work also features writing in an invented fictional script, (asemic writing). The non-specific nature of the writing encourages the viewer to interpret it symbolically and pays homage to Xenolinguistics and Sigil.

A MacGuffin (sometimes McGuffin or maguffin) is "a plot element that catches the viewers' attention or drives the plot of a work of fiction". The defining aspect of a MacGuffin is that the major players in the story are (at least initially) willing to do and sacrifice almost anything to obtain it, regardless of what the MacGuffin actually is.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MacGuffin
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asemic_writing
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sigil

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