Join us for an artist's talk and screening of Jake's CG videos
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Jake will talk about his his practice and present two film works which form a trilogy with his work 'Eternal Relics' exhibited in Songs Of The Sirens.
FREE / No booking required
Jake Moore employs computer animation, video and sound to consider the inadequacy of the human form in the face of our increasingly ubiquitous technological climate. Arising from the relationship he holds with his own ailing living body, previous practice envisions a newly synthesised digital body; a labour toward a machine-like perfection in form, surface and movement. As the natural rhythm of the body becomes lost within a mechanical haze, he explores the point in which this progression becomes polluted, distorting the body into something ‘Other’. Within recent research, digital world-building becomes a tool to construct speculative utopias — sites that transcend all restriction in which ideas of identity can be completely reframed.
Images: Eternal Relics, 2019, CG film, courtesy of Jake Moore
Beyond the Water's Edge, 2017, CG film, courtesy of Jake Moore
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