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"From The Looking Glass" by Liu Dao
TITLE "From The Looking Glass" (镜影重重)
ARTIST Liu Dao 六岛
MEDIA LCD screen, IR sensor, 8-bit microcontroller, media player
EDITION Unique
DATE Made in island6, Shanghai 2012
SIZE

33(W)×90(H)×8(D) cm | 13(W)×35.4(H)×3.1(D) inches

TECH SPECS INPUT 100-240V AC • (DELL) LCD ST2420L • HD260 media player • E3Z-D62
WEIGHT UNCRATED: 20 kg | 44 lb • CRATED: - kg | - lb
CRATE SIZE -(W)×-(H)×-(D) cm | -(W)×-(H)×-(D) inches
EXPOSURE Exhibited in "Them That Glide Past Our Windows"
CREDITS Loo Ching Ling 吕晶琳 (video) • Andressa Rodrigues (performance) • Alexia Kalteis(choreography) • Thomas Charvériat (art direction & technical guidance) • Jean Le Guyader (photo documentation) • Nicolas Grefenstette (production assistant) • Katharina Droste (production assistant) • Jack Mur (production assistant) • Fabrice Amzel (video documentation)
BLURB

When I was a tiny little kid, I was part of the Other World you live in. I recall a vague blur of colors and sounds, a faint memory: me on tiptoes, wearing my mother's too-big high heel shoes, a lipstick in hand, my nose pressed against the mirror. I must have leaned too far, because the next thing I knew, I was falling... falling... falling... down a black tunnel. I landed here. I looked around at the darkness pressing on me from all directions. It was quiet. I screamed. I heard nothing. Fear seized me. I knew I could never climb back to the world I knew. There was nothing in this desolate world to comfort me, nothing to hold. Suddenly, I saw a chair in the distance. I ran to it, I sat on it, and I waited... and waited.... and waited.... [Exir Kamalabadi]

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