Alexandra Dementieva about ‘Mirror’s Memory’ in BBC’s ‘Click’

In this episode of the BBC radio programme Click Alexandra DEMENTIEVA, talks with Gareth Mitchell and Bill Thompson about her artwork Mirror’s Memory. In this installation she explores the link between representation and memory as mediated by new technology.  Visitors are invited to experience a reflected self at the will of a machine. Listen to the interview here. The installation is part of the group show On My Way that runs in Venice until 5th July. More info: http://onmyway.cyland.org  

Alexandra Dementieva

Alexandra DEMENTIEVA takes part in the group exhibition On My Way in Venice with her interactive video installation ‘Mirror’s Memory’ (2003). This installation explores the link between representation and memory as mediated by new technology inviting viewers to experience a reflected self at the will of a machine. As a visual representation of the self, the screen presents itself to the viewer as a mirror of sorts, yet the relationship between the viewer and the mirror self is forever mediated by the computer that stands between the individual and her image. As the viewer steps toward the… Read More

Dementieva, Quix, Blow

Alexandra DEMENTIEVA Another busy weekend for some BUREAU DOOVE artists! Alexandra DEMENTIEVA is showing a short film during the film festival Rencontres (cinematographiqes) au sommet (1531m), in Verbier, Switzerland on Friday 1 May at 2pm. Find more info here. Also from 1 May she will be showing a short movie during First Light, an Ottica TV Project for the International Year of Light 2015, which runs until 31 December. More info. Stefaan QUIX will present his film installation ‘Licht und Blindheit’ for the second weekend during Sounding City, the international sound art festival currently taking place in… Read More