Saturday, November 15, 2008

Drill at Boxcopy -Queensland

Literally piercing through meditative tone of the works discussed so far is Candice Cranmer’s video work entitled Drill 2008. This work shows an electrical drill boring through a piece of wax. The video concentrates on the moment of rupture, which is drawn out to the point that the process becomes stationary. The black hole produced by the drill making its way through the wax plays on the perception of the surface of the wall on which this work is projected


24 July to 16 August 200

Words by Raymonde Rajkowski

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hope the launch went well tonight! I want to see the actual film, but I live in freaking Sunshine—Gertrude St is not as accessible to me as I would wish it.

Still, mazel tov on the show.