words and art by w a l t e r w s m i t h

form and void | your world disappearing | video art

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My fifth video “Form and Void”, in my short film series entitled “Your World Disappearing” continues the exploration of ambiguity, magic and lost, and on the edge of everything ending. Again, I am using film that I shot from various locales such as the shore, mountains, and forest combined with some sampled imagery to bring this series into an elemental sense of organic ambiance. I composed the music from samples and each piece is constructed to give the feeling of alienation, detachment and a bittersweet wonderment.

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4 responses

  1. This makes me think of old film breaking down. (I guess that’s one of the points, eh?;-)

    April 3, 2014 at 2:27 pm

    • Hi Linda, I am sorry I am just getting back to comment. How are you? I like the feel of old film deteriorating in my work. It is expressive and lends a sense of abstraction. It also matches my current emotional sense of being. The series is a reflection of that.

      April 18, 2014 at 2:00 pm

      • Old film breaking down? Sounds like you’re going through a rough patch. Sorry to hear that. I hope your art sustains you.

        April 19, 2014 at 8:26 pm

        • Linda, life is a continuous evolution of ups and down. A Ying and a Yang. I am slowly moving toward a more positive expressive state. My next short series is the opposite of ” Your World Disappearing”. I am entitling it “Your World Beginning”. Be on the look out for videos and images.

          April 20, 2014 at 2:28 pm

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