Category Archives: Immersion

Immersive art environments blur the boundaries between the visitor/participant’s physical self and the spatial surroundings of the visited environment. By utilizing spatial ambiguity and sensory/visual excess within a seemingly familiar (and often non-art) site, the immersive environment collapses chronological time and the perceived distance between the viewer and the artwork. The resulting experience is psychically engaging and powerfully memorable.

Sounds to Create Antlers by

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  crackling fire thundering stampede of caribou ice melting and cracking (lake) trees creaking in the wind ocean waves murmuration of starlings chirping birds building to a crescendo (at dawn) thunder with rain; with hail analog film in a projector … Continue reading

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The Blind Run – apprentice

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Apres nous le deluge: collection station

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Traumbagger – viewing device

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The Blind Run – examination table with apprentice

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The Blind Run, 1991 John Galt’s apprentice steals private time at the examination table before John enters the room.

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