another reboot meeting

another reboot meeting

Posted: Nov 27 | Author: | Filed under: News & Updates | Tagged: ,

On Monday John met with Jane and Matt to prepare for the reboot.

Matt talked about this clip, which he and David assembled from found materials for the single channel “station” of a larger word about love and loss.  It means to connote break-up worries and falling-apart:

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Jane is creating a work for the Flat Land apparatus that combines an animated gif, a few still photographs, and fragments of audio testimony that she helped gather this past summer in Guatemala.  The piece will foreground her experience of translating the statements of one woman, Luisa.  Jane writes:

Files 1-4: These are clips taken directly from Luisa’s testimony. She is describing the sound of a gun as she experienced it for the first time, “as if there were pumpkin seeds toasting.”

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Bagagagaga

pugagage

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The two sides of the screen will feature an image of Louisa on the one side, and on the other an image that dramatizes the mediations that were necessary to register her testimony.

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  1. Jane broke it. And she fixed it. : Finley + Muse on Tue, 15th Dec 2009 10:18 pm
  2. […] one side of the screen we hear sharp bursts of fluttered consonants.  On the other, the “explanation” for these sounds: “When she heard the gun she […]