Sympathy for the devil
Video-installation with 103 b/w monitors without case, 10 pocket projectors, 11 videos, sound, wood, wire, plastic ties, a glass, mirrors, 97 science and science-fiction books, paper, pins, a world map, a 14” colour TV, 11 media players, 3 electric motors, 1 metal structure, 1 slow motor, 9 sky images.
The project Sympathy for the devil was possible with generous help of the Bienal de Sao Paulo Foundation and commissioned for “The Immanence of Poetics” 30th Sao Paulo Biennial.
Sao Paulo, Brasil. 2012
Two versions of the same project. The first one “I miss you: the soloists“ a video-installation with nine metallic structures, nine black and white 7” monitors without case, 9 b/w videos (3 min loop each)with the music of Juan Diego Florez´s interpretation of the Aria “Una furtiva lagrima“ by Gaetano Donizetti.
The second version is “I miss you: the ghost“ a video-installation with a hand made video projector, black cardboard box, metal structure, portable media player, paper, speaker and colour video (4min loop) with the music of Clara Rockmore´s interpretation of the piece “Vocalice“ by Sergei Rachmaninoff.
The projects I miss you: the soloists and I miss you: the ghost were possible with generous help of Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation’s Grants and Commissions Program.
Two small videos are projected over a spinning piece of paper. The sound is from the scratched record that is played in the turntable and a sound composition made by different excerpts from many preludes of classical music.
Video-installation with a pile of sound devices (cd players, casete players, amplifiers),turntable, walkman, speakers, two pocket projectors, a vinyl record, sound, two colour videos (6 sec. loop) .
Preludes, the lighthouse was part of Preludes and was possible with the support of VOLT-projects.