Veigar Ölnir Gunnarsson
BA Fine Art 2017
The work’s structure and material walk the line between technology and the corporeal. Guided by a digital script, it brutishly mimics the flow of organic movement. The work can be contextualized in different ways, transforming the notion of movement itself into a constant—an anchor point.
Over the span of the exhibition, the same amount of air that I have inhaled and exhaled throughout my life will circulate the piece. Driven by my faith in the power of repetition and its ability to transcend language, I attempt to grasp the fact that everything first expands, then contracts and eventually disappears.