Single channel digital video, black and white, sound
Duration 7 mins 13 seconds
Sound composition by Richard Stenton
Pygmalion attempts to address how ancient ideas of perfection and beauty have been carried forward into the digital age, considering the difference between crafted original objects and their weightless, infinitely replicable computer-generated doubles.
This is a video which appropriates pre-existing footage found online by the artist. A full list of the source videos used is available on request. For more information visit duncanpoulton.com