These works have been acquired for distribution by Vtape within the last six months. Not all of the videos are necessarily new, as older works are sometimes brought into distribution.
The Archivists is a fifteen minute video work consisting of downloaded video sequences courtesy of Pixabay and four voice-over texts.The video clips reference airports, libraries, urban capes, and futuristic tunnels. The audio clips reference archivism…..its practitioners, its addicts and its effects. Archivists can of… ⊕
2020, 00:20 minutes, colour
~ Change is the only constant in life ~INVERSE/THE FUTURE IS OFTEN A STEP BEHIND is a multi-part experimental documentary project that weaves together the lives of a diverse group of people who celebrate difference through gender non- conformity, non-traditional relationships, radical sex practices, activism, politics, and… ⊕
2021, 07:03 minutes
“Girls can wear jeans, and cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, because it's ok to be a boy. But for a boy to look like a girl is degrading, because you think being a girl is degrading. But secretly, you'd love to know what it's like wouldn't you?”-Ian McEwan, The Cement Garden A Letter From Who I Left… ⊕
2020, 12:55 minutes, b&w
White vinyl pellets are weighted to be equivalent to the weight of a 7-inch record. The pellets are then released one side at a time.The video stutters are intentional.Footage from a live performance at the Ftarri record store in Tokyo in 2017.
Ten participants are sought throughout the city and are each asked to hit a surface with a microphone one hundred times. One thousand hits around Porto. The sound of each person’s actions is amplified. Each person can choose their own rhythm and intensity. Hit Maker is related to Hit Parade but where the latter is a kind… ⊕