CAROLE KIM concept/video installation/ live visuals
ROXANNE STEINBERG dance
CARMINA ESCOBAR voice/electronics
MARK DRESSER electroacoustic contrabass
PAUL CHAVEZ sound design
ALICIA GORECKI live drawing
MOSES HACMON live camera
NOW (New Original Works) Festival, REDCAT, LA
...radiolaria, oceanic plankton, absorb silica from the sea water then extrudes it to construct a glass-like skeleton. In each species this translucent cage assumes a unique form. Over 500 million years old, among the earliest skeletonized life forms… they are like an alphabet of possibilities as if the ancient sea were dreaming in its depths all the future permutations of organic and invented form from backbones to bridges...
[PROTEUS: A Nineteeth Century Vision, writer/director David LeBrun]
These single-cell oceanic organisms, discovered and illustrated by 19th Century artist Ernst Haeckel and now largely extinct, serve as a source of inspiration to delve into the deep...
Carole Kim, Anthony Puente, Moses Hacmon