Meta-Art: Self-Constructed Projections


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For this project I was interested in exploring identity and creation using repeated forms of technology. The first step in creating this work involved stringing a web with red yarn, which I then climbed over. During this action, I was projecting an image of a single photograph (created from layers of photographs) and recording my climbing. The next step consisted of me projecting this video (of climbing) onto a plastic screen and then walking behind the screen and mirroring my previous movements. This step was also recorded, and can be seen in the linked video.

The effect is confusion; which person is real? How are these repeated technologies (projections, videos) confusing reality?

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