MUTE LAND: SILENCE, STILLNESS AND STASIS. Silent HD video, 5'28", 2016/17

As the barren landscape changes imperceptibly, the night-time moment of a still photograph stretches into motionless duration. Stillness becomes the event, but despite the seeming lack of motion, the viewer is never allowed to arrest the ongoing transition.

MUTE LAND: SILENCE, STILLNESS AND STASIS. Silent HD video, 5'28", 2016/17

As the barren landscape changes imperceptibly, the night-time moment of a still photograph stretches into motionless duration. Stillness becomes the event, but despite the seeming lack of motion, the viewer is never allowed to arrest the ongoing transition.


Hippolyte Studio
Helsinki, Finland
2017
Photo: Neo Aarnikotka


Still images from the video

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