This project is rooted in the practice of perspective drawing. I started from sketching several attempts of an innovative city using complex perspective to create spaces and solids inspired in the 1920's German expressionist films and the architectural drawings by Peter Cook and Cedric Price. Once the array of drawings has been done, I will select the one that best fits my intentions of creating a unique, out of this world experience for the public. This panoramic drawing will be the still image painted on the walls, floor and ceiling of the space; it will be the beginning point of an urban narrative and its elements will work as boundaries and shapers to create mapping effects. Having decided what will be the static part of the project (the murals), I will proceed to develop the motion within it. New drawings will be created from mixed techniques, including stop-motion animation, in order to give life to this architectural scene. I will create the illusion that the gallery has been extended into another space by painting walls, celling and floor. Using a perspective method where there is a precise continuation between the lines in all walls the corner will appear to be "erased". A group of white three-dimensional solids that I will build ranging from 20 to 50 feet height will be related to the murals, these sculptures are subject to video-interventions as well. Projected lights and shadows will bring the mural from a two-dimensional drawing to a three-dimensional experience. I will play with the perception of space creating a trompe l'oeil effect. From day to night, the futuristic metropolis, enclosed in the cubic gallery space, will appear as a living landscape.

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