Fire Exit series arose from the question: what is safety?
FIRE EXIT SHORT FILM
The initial impulse for creating the series was to reflect on the impact of collective decision-making on everyday thinking. The sound signature for the films is a one-word script (for the actors to carry where and how they wanted). My process is based on collaboration. We explored thought routes from a single word, inviting the viewers to share in creative freedom by mapping out characters' cognitive realities and constructing their own narratives for the piece. The project is still growing, comprising video, installation and photography.
The installation is mainly composed of (recycled plastic): packaging and parts of keyboards, and lab coats. I wanted to represent insulated pockets of breath though recycled packaging. Capsules, filled with keys from discarded keyboards - a metaphor for the expansion of the digital sphere as a habitat