[NetBehaviour] seven omaha videos

Alan Sondheim sondheim at panix.com
Mon Apr 16 15:15:03 CEST 2012



thanks, the shimmering was complex by the way; the video is sped up, the 
second half reversed, but the audio is sped and lowered in pitch. she 
shimmies and eats, the food grows back towards the end.

- alan

On Mon, 16 Apr 2012, Peter ciccariello wrote:

> 
> I really like the episodic format, favorites are - Azure shimmies oddly,
> descent, and the flag sputtering, and definitely the jellyfish. Thanks!
> 
> - Peter
> 
> 
> 
> 
> ___________________________________________________________________________
>             _
>             From: Alan Sondheim <sondheim at panix.com>
>             To: netbehaviour at netbehaviour.org
>             Sent: Sunday, April 15, 2012 4:15 PM
>             Subject: [NetBehaviour] seven omaha videos
> 
> 
>
>             seven omaha videos
>
>             for Lee Murray, Barbara Simcoe, and Michael
>             Szpakowski
>
>             on the virtual, on intrusions, on signaling and
>             communality
>
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/pizzeria.mp4 Azure
>             shimmies oddly
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/singing.mp4 odder flute
>             and voice
>               in high wind while something exploded in the
>             background, big
>               emergency
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/woodpecker.mp4 downy
>             woodpecker
>               perfectly poised preening, performing
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/descentpain.mp4 i
>             suppose descent
>               of a tower from which singing and explosion were
>             heard
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/ethno.mp4 zoo
>             ethnography of
>               humans with syringes and field notebooks among
>             animals and
>               virtual backdrops, virtual freedom, virtual
>             communality
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/flagpain.mp4 fifty mile
>             per hour
>               wind and flag against sputtering sound from flag,
>             sarangi,
>               voice
>             http://www.alansondheim.org/jellyfish.mp4 because of
>             the
>               untoward beauty, in spite of the aquarium, without
>             sound,
>               no mimickry
>
>             There are small shifts in the everyday behavior of
>             men and
>             women, in the light, in reflections in the sky, in
>             the
>             slightest changes of pitch or echoes that appear to
>             come
>             from nowhere. magnified, the world suffers,
>             organisms come
>             to life, things totter, topple, what is - was, what
>             was - is
>             fast disappearing, what will be - has already
>             corroded. zoo
>             animals live - are kept alive; the jellyfish remains
>             mobile,
>             immobile; the flag might as well be a frond from
>             sigillaria,
>             leaf from neuropteris; flute and voice are already
>             lost in
>             the mythical darkness of wind and explosions; for a
>             moment,
>             Azure moves to the rhythm of the corporate and time
>             unwinds;
>             for a moment, this bird, this woodpecker, here,
>             signals in a
>             search for food; and for a moment, descent takes the
>             body
>             from the wind, and the hollowed rasp of metal stairs
>             takes
>             over. It is all already gone. It is all built on and
>             from
>             the everyday - look, you'll never guess what
>             happened to me
>             this morning, who could of thought something like
>             that would
>             occur in the middle of the night. We live among
>             these
>             tremblings, not long enough for the grand cycles to
>             mean
>             anything more than the flattened pages of history:
>             we have
>             to read the world in such a small amount of time,
>             everything
>             is lost, everything disappearing, where we were born
>             is
>             never bearing down, where we are headed is all too
>             familiar,
>             everything trembles, shudders, everything is
>             otherwise...
> 
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