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Phase Shift



2012 / Collaborator: Ramana Venkat

interactive installation with camera, currency counting machine, TV, animation frames

part of 'Variable Operatives' a two-person show with Baiju Parthan at The Guild, Mumbai from 17th January to 29th February, 2012


A woman jumps into a void. This sequence in sequential animation frames printed on 500 rupee.

A currency counting machine can flip through these frames. A security camera within a table-lamp head is oriented towards this flipping.

This camera is connected to the TV. The TV shows the animation. Mediated through the analog flipping through, and likewise, the artifacts of that.

A money counting machine becomes an animation machine.

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