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“LaLaLand”

BODYPOINT
2012
Window film, looped audio soundtrack, PA speaker, poster
Dimensions variable
Installation view
Tent Gallery, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Scotland
Curated by Kristina King

BODYPOINT incorporates three elements, a soundtrack, poster, and a tinted window. The looped sound component is a textural soundscape used as a soundtrack and played continuously through a freestanding close-range or PA speaker mounted on a tripod.

The desert, according to the British architecture and design theorist Reyner Bahham from the late 60’s, “…is a projection surface positioning the body as a spatialization frame”, referring to the Mojave desert in CA as a true frontier.

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