Disappearance - video Projection

Date: 2015
Ref: 5551
Materials: Single screen video projection
Dimensions: 7:31'
Exhibition history: 2015 Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada
Courtesy: Lucy + Jorge Orta

"Disappearance" is a filmed concert for piano and chainsaw created by Lucy + Jorge Orta at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, 2015. It bridges the work of Jorge Orta during his Rosario period (1972-1984) and the Amazonia project that Lucy + Jorge Orta began in 2010. The gradual destruction of the forest is underscored by the melancholic piano and the jagged interjection of the chainsaw.

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