Photophobia 2017

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OMNIA

For the past several years my work has been focused on a critique of the petroleum industry and consumerism. While participating in a residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in 2016 I created a large diorama of plastic artifacts that were used for a photography project. Inspired by simple curiosity, I randomly navigated a cell phone through the diorama and recorded the scenes and sounds of the reflective surfaces and plastic objects. 

This experimental short film is a collection of selected scenes integrated with an electronically modified soundtrack. 

Premiered at the 11th annual Photophobia festival of short-format contemporary media, film, video and moving image (co-organized by Hamilton Arts Inc. and The Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON).

Photophobia 2017

View film here.