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videowork in progress (“Your mouth is like the feet of the octopus she said”)

Back from New York and back at work with some new inspiration (as well as body, time, rhythm fucked-up-ness).
Here are some (more) screenshots from the video piece I am currently working on (titled: “Your mouth is like the feet of the octopus she said”),
These specific renders are heavily inspired conceptually by Carlos Castaneda (not sure which book but at one point he meets the moth gate keeper and battle him fearing for his life (as he always kindof does) to gain access to another part of his dreamworld. It is also aesthetically heavily influenced by Hieronymus Bosch (“The temptation of st Anthony”).

Everything comes together eventually it seems…screen-shot-2016-11-04-at-21-33-42 screen-shot-2016-11-04-at-22-46-35 screen-shot-2016-11-04-at-22-47-20 screen-shot-2016-11-04-at-22-47-42 screen-shot-2016-11-05-at-08-33-27