Wednesday, June 17 –
Wednesday, June 24 2020
Volatile Prophecies replicates a star field universe with coins from all active currencies today. The camera takes a “random walk” path through the constellations – with each coin spinning in a suspended state of probability. The soundtrack includes fragments of voices in six languages whose words originate from a sentiment analysis dictionary from finance, used in algorithmic processing of human emotions.
Patricia Reed is an artist, writer and designer based in Berlin. Recent writings have been published in Pages Magazine (forthcoming), Glass Bead Journal, The New Normal (Strelka Press, forthcoming), Construction Site for Possible Worlds (Urbanomic), e-flux Journal, Making & Breaking, Para-Platforms (Sternberg/Merve); Post Memes (Punctum Books); e-flux Architecture; and Xeno-Architecture (Sternberg).