nCompass

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Berlin 2013
a 2.6m pole operating as a digital compass is balanced on the artists head. The compass is set to the bearing of a section of the Berlin wall along Bernauer Strabe. If the pole deviates format eh bearing the lights at the end of the pole switch off. The work explore the relationship between the body and the physical structure of the pole that is sits self a materialization of the compass co-ordinate.

The video is shown as the three screen HD projection.
Thanks Allen Ferguson for the camera work.

 

 

James Charlton – Creative Practice