[ sarah naim bone/cloud navigation word claps x is this space a place, a body, or is it me? v.1 v.2 (ceramic) friction bridging to knowbody tender rock; gut feeling --> <-- articulation (tell me please) anti-rock (who gets to keep it?) sand canyon between you & me & you screens not sure which way to look (skin, sky) heart of things when waiting
3 piece multi-media installation
A402 gallery, calarts
the palm is not the sun; ishtar
06’ 31” single-channel video and audio (on loop), grey front/rear screen
Projected on two sides of a screen and suspended above eye level is the crown of a palm tree silhouetted against a sun-setting sky as an airplane moves from up to down. Simultaneously, an audio plays from the ground, with the progressively increasing sound of rain and a female voice incrementally suggesting to “look at the sun.”
06’ 31” single-channel video projected onto wall
Shot with a macro lens, the camera shifts from an intimate view of a reed swaying to the distant horizon. The image dissolves, foreground to background and top to bottom.
obstructions and being seen
00’ 37” single-channel video, mirrors, acrylic paint
A landscape is projected over multiple mirrors masked by perforated grey paint. Mirrors reflect while paint absorb the image, creating different scenarios depending on the observer’s position.