Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, ‘Please Empty Your Pockets’, 2010, Installation, Conveyor belt, Mac mini, HD projectors, HD camera, bitforms gallery
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Please Empty Your Pockets, 2010

Conveyor belt, Mac mini, HD projectors, HD camera
Edition 6/6 + 1AP
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"Please Empty Your Pockets" (2010) is an installation that consists of a conveyor belt …

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Subsculpture 12
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer
Mexican, b. 1967
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Electronic artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's public art installations combine technology, architecture, and performance using devices like robotics, projections, and cell phones. He constructs "temporary anti-monuments for alien agency," as in Pulse Tank (2008), in which heart rate sensors send ripples across the surface of water, or the Guggenheim's 2009 installation Levels of Nothingness, which allowed people to speak into a computer that linked voice traits to colors that were projected across the room. His Vectorial Elevation (1999), in which 800,000 participants created searchlight sculptures above Mexico City, may well be the world's largest interactive artwork ever.

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"Please Empty Your Pockets" (2010) is an installation that consists of a conveyor belt with a computerized scanner that records and accumulates everything that passes under its purview. Viewers are invited to place any small item on the conveyor belt, for example, keys, ID cards, wallets, worry beads, …

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Subsculpture 12
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer
Mexican, b. 1967
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Electronic artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's public art installations combine technology, architecture, and performance using devices like robotics, projections, and cell phones. He constructs "temporary anti-monuments for alien agency," as in Pulse Tank (2008), in which heart rate sensors send ripples across the surface of water, or the Guggenheim's 2009 installation Levels of Nothingness, which allowed people to speak into a computer that linked voice traits to colors that were projected across the room. His Vectorial Elevation (1999), in which 800,000 participants created searchlight sculptures above Mexico City, may well be the world's largest interactive artwork ever.

Please Empty Your Pockets, 2010

Conveyor belt, Mac mini, HD projectors, HD camera
Edition 6/6 + 1AP
.
Contact For Price
Location
New York , Los Angeles , San Francisco
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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