Synthetic Selves, 2017

Slow motion video shot with 60 fps.

Synthetic Selves
was part of a series by The One Minutes consisting of 14 one minute videos redefining the manifestation of the self in a virtual realm. The work explores the potential function of a physical body left behind by a host that has come to exist solely virtually.

Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts (CN)
Reykjavík International Film Festival (IS)
Sinan Mansions, Shanghai (CN)
Trust Ltd, Berlin (DE)
Athenaeum Nieuwscentrum, Amsterdam (NL)
Offprint Paris (FR)
Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht (NL)
Dortmunder U, Dortmund (DE)
East China Normal University, Shanghai (CN)
Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, Amsterdam (NL)
MU, Eindhoven (NL)
Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle (NL)
Museum Hilversum (NL)
Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam (NL)
De School, Amsterdam (NL)
WOW, Amsterdam (NL)

Curated by Goys & Birls.

For inquiries: thomas@plus-one.be.

Camera: Barnaby Monk.
Duration: 1 min.

Synthetic Selves at the Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, China.