raise  |  retreat  |  rise

raise | retreat | rise

Jun 2, 2013

Adam Sébire raise | retreat | rise (2013) Three HD videos, each 8hrs05mins at 24fps. HD monitor. Wooden housing 100 x 100 x 9cm with three circular apertures. Adam Sébire’s video triptych deals with the sensory imperceptibility of climate change in our day-to-day existence, postulating it as one explanation for our collective inaction in the […]

Camel Roundabout

Camel Roundabout

Jan 27, 2013

Surrounded by desert, the city-dweller feels small and exposed. There is an uneasiness at such immensity, and intensity, of nature. The desert resists perspectival representation — until it is penetrated by that icon of ‘progress’, the Highway. It arrives pre-packaged with its own vanishing point and sculpturally minimalist aesthetic, inscribing the sandy void with the […]

METROpolis

METROpolis

Jan 4, 2013

A timelapse journey revealing a metropolis seemingly devoid of human presence. During the Vivid Sydney after-dark festival, this piece was rear-projected from inside the exhibition space onto a large shop window coated with Greek yoghurt in Sydney’s old Rocks district, providing an ephemeral screen by night. Part of Adam Sébire’s Roads to Nowhere (2012), a […]