An exercise in latent logic and artificial creativity, contemplating the digital unconscious. GPT-2 is a text generator using a deep neural network – trained on a unique dataset of essays incorporating computation and consciousness theories – a characterisation emerges which asserts an ideological, socio-political, stance.
Inverting signifiers of containment, internal and externalities, as well as scale – the Vessel forms a grand and delicate, impossible architectural monument – fusing connotations of religious buildings with municipal constructions.
Art direction and artwork design of visual communication for digital and print campaign for Elevate’s 2021 edition Momentum. Special edition website in development by 101 Studio, Vienna.
Elevate is an annual interdisciplinary festival held in various central venues around Graz, Austria, combining critical discourse and contemporary music and art.
Artefacts from an imagined mythology are unearthed through digital archeology, presented in a virtual exhibition space. Orator is a proposition of visual vocabulary, in direct conversation with the cycles of earth, and vortex movement of the total universe. Thus a continuum of recurrence and transformation are symbolised – illustrating a primal language of the planetary intersubjective consciousness and collective mythopoetic unconscious.
Re-brand of digital and print visual identity for Ouroboros – including website design and build, social and business cards. Logo produced with designer Nico Stephou.
Image series commissioned for cover and spreads throughout 2020 festival brochure, with an environmental axis, taking Liquid Truth as a departure point. Created while developing concepts for Artist Residency project Human Nature.
Inspired by my installation as Artist in Residence, Elevate chose the title Human Nature as the theme for their 2020 festival. Contributing to the art direction of the visual identity and marketing campaign, animated trailer, design assets for print and activations.
Artwork motif incorporates diverse and interconnected topics on the axis of nature, science and technology, through cellular replication processes, expressing a clinical yet psychedelic character. Trailer music by Lyra Pramuk.
A hypothetical album design symbolising the nascent age of aquarius – expressing electricity, communication, clarity, community, amplified consciousness and evolution in perception.
While working as Digital Designer & Filmmaker at the National Theatre in London, I was involved in many motion projects – including conceptual marketing trailers for productions, brand identity stings, digital brochures, and London Underground digital poster campaign.
Video tracking & animation compositing student project with Irrum Khan. Foreign shapes envelop and blend with London’s landscape creating a surreal unity.
Visual effects, compositing and cinematography for music video. Used as visuals for live performance.
Until The Ribbon Breaks
Part of a series of animated lyric videos for artist Until The Ribbon Breaks commissioned with artist and UMG. Projected visuals on USA tour in 2013, supporting Lorde.