"DID YOU MAKE MANKIND AFTER WE MADE YOU?"
"Did you make mankind after we made you?"- "body 01/scan07- body02/scan02
"Did you make mankind after we made you?" "body 03/scan 01"
"did you make mankind after we made you?" -"body 03/scan01
"did you make mankind after we made you?" -"body01/scan11
"DID YOU MAKE MANKIND AFTER WE MADE YOU?" -bodyscans- <tools/concept/how it's made>
<tools> > converted laser devices (DIY-developed mobile handscans)
> human body
> moderated daylight conditions
> experience and "fingerspitzengefühl" to provoke skin texture / -structure.
> experimental drive and instant technical and compositional corrections.
> concept: "Did you make mankind after we made you?
Research: construction(creation) vs deconstruction (distortion) of the human body
"playing God for a while".
exploring the human body using converted scanning devices,
and DIY-developed image-capturing equipment.
> Body distortions and light manipulation.
After installing the human body in most unusual poses,
I "draw" a imaginary path over it, what I use as a track to
move over my handscan devices. Speed, pressure, time,...
...all parameters to affect the result.
> related work "body parts construction boxes" (-evolving project-)
> project: "get yourself reincarnated in a piece of art"
Ante- and post mortem bodyscans.
A last artistic tribute to your/someone's body.