An interview and over-view of Megan Gilbert's installation at the Hellenic International Studies in the Arts, May 2011. Comprised of 200 pounds of beeswax candles donated from Ekatontapyliani Orthodox Chruch on the island of Paros in Greece. The candles are arranged in constellations that mimic the presence of seraphim as they fill the room with their natural scent. Above, plays a video of the candles as they are lit and placed on the prayer wheel during the Good Friday service at Ekatontapyliani. They Byzantine chanting was recorded during the same service.
Interview footage by Karli Hammad, film arranged by Megan Gilbert