Created for a theatre production that fuses Chinese Opera with New Media, the virtual actors are inspired by shapes, colors and motions of traditional Chinese costumes and dance. The project made me think of how costumes and fashion could reshape a human body.
Lord Guan Yu on Stage
Scriptwriter: Wang An-qi
Director and Designer: Mathias Woo @ Zuni Icosahedron
Digital Images: Tobias Gremmler
Performed by: GuoGuang Opera Company (Taipei)
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Listed in category: Body
"Spheronization is based on the process of aggregation and dissipation between electronic and concrete sounds which are contaminating each others during all the track time.
Sound and visual elements are deeply connected and evolve in time within the aim of merging in just one shape. At the end the only solution is the creation of an agglomerate containing all the peculiarities of each sphere, but pumping in the same direction as a symbol of human intellect."
Listed in category: Audiovisual