Performance artists, circuit benders and culture jammers evoke transmissions from the American psyche. Documentary and visual poetry merge in a process of audio/video generation loss reflecting the dissonance of the personal and cultural. Our time capsule is now transmitting...
Max (Mike Smith Rivera) is a narcoleptic amnesiac squatting beneath the New York subway and keeps a dream journal that opens a portal to alternate worlds of consciousness, the synthesis of cinema and collective dream-time. Also starring Jennifer Hammaker.
Excerpt from CURRENT....2010 Collaboration with artist Noah Post and sound designers Phil Moffa and Marshall Moran
At the onset of post-production the audio and video were processed in a series of
generation loss experiments to reflect the American Dream in decay and
filtered through the vast network of our modern media diet. Copies of copies
disintegrate into stop-motion collage treated wit...
10 years ago we washed and painted American flags in front of the White House...Engaging in the way nationalist images can be re-purposed by activists and dissenters
we dress in medical scrubs and armed with a washboard and a can of paint, wewash the American flag as a call for re...
Renegade-spirit princess, Patti, passes through an underwater portal, and emerges in downtown New York, 1984 Only Stereo the superhero can guide her back home. A WashMachine street fantasy of dancing, death and reincarnation.