Zimoun : 318 prepared dc-motors, cork balls, cardboard boxes 100x100x100cm, 2013

318 prepared dc-motors, cork balls, cardboard boxes 100x100x100cm
Zimoun 2013


Dimensions: 40 x 4 x 4m / 131 x 13 x 13 ft. Installation view: Opernwerkstätten Berlin, Germany. Curated by Leigh Sachwitz. Project management by Ulf Kallscheidt. Assisted by Janis Weidner, Vanessa Gageos, Heiko Schramm, Johannes Regin, Martin Remus, Lucas Maibier, Dagmar Schnürer and Flora&Fauna Visions Team.

Using simple and functional components, Zimoun builds architecturally-minded platforms of sound. Exploring mechanical rhythm and flow in prepared systems, his installations incorporate commonplace industrial objects. In an obsessive display of simple and functional materials, these works articulate a tension between the orderly patterns of Modernism and the chaotic forces of life. Carrying an emotional depth, the acoustic hum of natural phenomena in Zimoun’s minimalist constructions effortlessly reverberates.

Compilation video: https://vimeo.com/7235817
Next exhibitions: http://www.zimoun.net/events.html
Newsletter: http://www.zimoun.net/newsletter.html
Video archive on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/zimoun/videos/sort:plays
Website: http://www.zimoun.net


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