Water, sodium nitrate, overhead projector
Variable dimensions, 2:30 min approx.
This is an ongoing performances series of ‘poetic animism’ that has first taken place during a residency at Kunstnerhuset Lofoten (Norway) in the frame of the project Transpose, which explores the relationship between Northern and Southern Hemispheres, in regard to Atlantic salmon aquaculture, landscape management and manipulation towards living marine resources.
Sentences are extracted from various sources: poetry, dreams and philosophical texts. Here, the sentence “We knew something was going to happen” is only recognisable for an instant before becoming a liquid smudge on glass, about to be crystallised.