In this hand drawn animation by Johan Rijpma a line is being extrapolated through a grid. When the line surpasses the boundaries of the grid, the process spreads to and reflects on its surroundings. Beyond each boundary the extrapolation of movement is causing deformation in a systematic but speculative way.
Perception is reality- or is it? We live in a world so occupied with technological advances that synthetic matter can be mistaken as genuine. We live in a place so filled with artificial mass that it is difficult to decipher what is natural and what is man-made. As our technology continues to evolve and nature becomes more of a rare find, our perception is everything. Our man made world will continue to grow and change and so will our perception and adaptation to it.
Bartkira is an animated parody mash-up of The Simpsons and Akira. Based on an idea by Ryan Humphrey articulated through comics, the concept was expanded with the Bartkira project, a comic collaboration of Simpsons fans, curated by James Harvey. In association with the comic, Moon Animate Make-Up producer Kaitlin Sullivan pitched the idea of an […]