rAndom international: future self at MADE space, berlin
rAndom international: future self at MADE space, berlin
may 11, 2012
rAndom international: future self at MADE space, berlin

‘future self’ by rAndom international

rAndom international: future self
MADE space, berlin
on now until june 3rd, 2012

‘future self’ is the newest performative installation by london-based collection rAndom international,
presented for the first time in a collaboration with wayne mcgregor who choreographed a new piece for the production
and accompanied by a score written by max richter composed in relation to the structure of light.
arranged specifically for the exhibition’s opening, two dancers took to the ‘stage’ physically communicating with one another
as well as with their own reflections through the sculptural monolith which measures 1200 x 1500 x 3450 mm in dimension
and is composed of aluminium, custom electronics, 3D cameras, LEDs, and brass rods. their performance unified dance,
music and artwork with the human form in an immediate experience for the audience, offering a full introductory sequence to ‘future self’.

the interactive work is a study in human movement mirroring interaction in dance, light and sound, while exploring the self – present and future.
it attempts to reveal what it can about one’s identity and the relationship which we have with our own self image reflecting and rendering
one’s movements in light resulting in a three-dimensional ‘living’ sculpture, derived from the composite gestures of those who surround it;
represented in an illuminated presence – another version of themselves.

the project is commissioned and supported by MADE.

the interactive work is a study in human movement mirroring interaction in dance, light and sound

future self’ mirrors the movement of those who stand in front of it

installation view

the interactive work offers both an abstract and defined illuminated presence of the individuals communicating with the sculpture

up close of the LEDS and brass rods which help make up the piece

shots from the exhibition opening which featured the choreography of wayne mcgregor, accompanied by a score composed by max richter
images courtesy of MADE

alternative sequences which demonstrate the way in which the light mirrors the dancers’ movements
images courtesy of MADE

‘future self’ project film
video courtesy of MADE

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