1. Second piece within the ongoing Strata series, “Strata #2” explores the icons of french gothic imagery and architecture, focusing on the layering of times function and representations.
    The video describes an imaginary alteration of architectural matter. By moving through the spaces of “Notre Dame” and “Saint Eustache” a process of metamorphosis is slowly revealed, transforming structure and function of the original churches. De-contextualizing religious stained-glass imagery, this piece plays with history and its image. It challenges the stratified historical meanings detained in the western society through time. Assuming different meanings, the represented stained-glass windows appear under a new perspective that focuses on their images rather than on their historical and architectural significance. In a dynamic dialogue between sound, image and architecture, “Strata #2” gives life to a hybrid dimension where reality and artificiality coexist and interact harmoniously.

    Date 2009
    Commissioned by Arcadi
    Direction/Production: Quayola
    Music: Mira Calix + Autobam
    Cello: Oliver Coates
    Photography: James Medcraft
    Animation: Quayola, Labmeta
    Coding: Pedro Mari

    # vimeo.com/6659775 Uploaded 3,216 Plays 5 Comments
  2. Excerpt from Natures series

    The Natures project consist in a series of multi-screen installation pieces and a live audio-visual performance in collaboration with musicianMira Calix and cellist Oliver Coates. Natures explores the dialogue between "the natural" and "the artificial", creating a world where these two elements coexist harmoniously. Interpreting plants' organic behaviours, computer-generated elements become part of the natural world and vice versa.
    Commissioned by Faster Than Sound and Aldeburgh Music (2008)

    Design/Animation: Quayola
    Music: Mira Calix, Oliver Coates
    Producer: Joana Seguro (Lumin)
    Assistants: D. Knowles, G. Berton, Y. Li, G. Korossy, P. Marquez, Mokhtarzateh, M. Gil, G. Gremigni, G. Polizzi

    # vimeo.com/11769051 Uploaded 7,073 Plays 4 Comments
  3. Excerpt from Natures series

    The Natures project consist in a series of multi-screen installation pieces and a live audio-visual performance in collaboration with musicianMira Calix and cellist Oliver Coates. Natures explores the dialogue between "the natural" and "the artificial", creating a world where these two elements coexist harmoniously. Interpreting plants' organic behaviours, computer-generated elements become part of the natural world and vice versa.
    Commissioned by Faster Than Sound and Aldeburgh Music (2008)

    Design/Animation: Quayola
    Music: Mira Calix, Oliver Coates
    Producer: Joana Seguro (Lumin)
    Assistants: D. Knowles, G. Berton, Y. Li, G. Korossy, P. Marquez, Mokhtarzateh, M. Gil, G. Gremigni, G. Polizzi

    # vimeo.com/11770011 Uploaded 42.5K Plays 14 Comments
  4. Trailer for the Flat-e short film the Boy Who Cried Wolf.

    # vimeo.com/17408833 Uploaded 88 Plays 0 Comments
  5. Custom made visuals for Warp Artist Mira Calix.

    # vimeo.com/3562565 Uploaded 1,817 Plays 2 Comments

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