A Sculpture turning into a Conversation (Part Zero and Part One)


A Sculpture turning into a Conversation, 2006
2-channel video, 25 min, foamboard sculpture

A video lecture in which is described how a sculpture turns into a conversation. A voice-over reads a text in which a sculpture transforms (is transformed) into a conversation, while the left projection (Part Zero) shows a ‘camera’ going over a collection of images, diagrams and notes and the right projection (Part One) a series of photographs.

(fragment) […] There’s a line of description going through the text. The text starts with the description of an artificial centralized existence, namely a sculpture – not even a real sculpture but one that is described in order to be turned into a conversation. […] So the text starts with the description of an abstract sculpture. The sculpture is described and slowly dissolves into a conversation. The description is set up with in mind the immanent transformation and the need to incorporate, already in the sculpture, the possibilities of this transformation and to create the possibility to move from the formal of the sculpture to the content of the conversation. […]


still from_A Sculpture turning into a Conversation_, 2006
2-channel video, 25 min, foamboard sculpture


still from_A Sculpture turning into a Conversation_, 2006
2-channel video, 25 min, foamboard sculpture

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A Sculpture turning into a Conversation, 2006
2-channel video, 25 min, foamboard sculpture