This collection of „abstracts“ was produced during a month-long stay at the Rimbun Dahan residency in Kuang (Malaysia).
They are a direct response to the surroundings and produced with no particular goal in mind other than hone skills and gain knowledge about the place.
Sketches for kinetic sculptures
Study with leaves
Sketch for reactive (tangible) poetry machine
By putting coins in the pocket of the jacket the pictured text will disappear only to bring forward a new creation of words gradually until it is disappeared again.
Otherwise the residency had a strong documentary focus and led to the production of a documentary on the Thaipusam festival: View video
Also an interview for an animated documentary on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons was filmed. The film is currently in post-production (in collaboration with IPPNW – International Physicians for the Prohibtion of Nuclear Weapons).
Laura Skocek, 2017