SPOTLIGHT+WEBCAM+PROJECTOR+SCRIM. The spotlight casts shadows as webcam records and transmits live feed of shadow at oblique angle.
WEBCAM+PROJECTOR+MIRROR. The projector displays live feed from webcam. The image is split between a wall and a mirror, fragmenting the image.
Actual (no Photoshop) Webcam feed of Projections and Mirror mockup. The bookshelves are a projected image. The central figure is real, split by a mirror reflecting the shadow of another figure.
Actual (no Photoshop) image of Projector+Mirror setup.
Various permutations of Mirrors, Projectors, Webcams, Scrims and other materials.
Applied to a loft apartment, various Webcams, Projectors and Spotlights interact with Scrim, Mirrors, and Glass.
When seen from outside, the apartment elevation becomes a media wall, mixing live and recorded imagery with live tenants. The facade becomes a wide-screen narrative that viewers extrapolate from the juxtaposed images.
The narrative unfolds over time, with images and live people moving at differing rates. While the apartment televises its interior action, the mix of live and pre-recorded imagery with distorting materials obfuscates the real action within.
The overall building complex is a pair of towers with windows facing each other, providing a guaranteed audience for every performance.