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"Bestial Moods" by Liu Dao
TITLE "Bestial Moods" (凶猛的情绪)
ARTIST Liu Dao 六岛
MEDIA Laser projection
EDITION Unique
DATE Made in island6, Shanghai 2013
SIZE Variable
TECH SPECS INPUT 110-240V AC 50/60HZ @30W, Staray SD-300B, Blue Laser 500mW
WEIGHT UNCRATED: - kg | - lb • CRATED: - kg | - lb
CRATE SIZE -(W)×-(H)×-(D) cm | -(W)×-(H)×-(D) inches
EXPOSURE Contemporary Istanbul 2013
CREDITS Nino Mendes (performance) • David Keohane (laser animation) • Thomas Charvériat (art direction & technical guidance) • Fabrice Amzel (art direction & video) • Jean Le Guyader (documentation) • Guan Yan 官彦 (production supervisor) • Yeung Sin Ching 杨倩菁 (production supervisor)
BLURB

The mood is not an emotional situation. It is a state, a way to stay, to be, which dosen't last much longer and fades over in the rest of the psychic world. Emotions differs in that, are less specific, less intense and longer-lasting.
I prefer this state of mind, some call it a mood disorder, as they feel that my activity is exaggerated, my joy defined as euphoria, my affection as excessive and my personality as exalted.
As for me, I feel happy, optimistic, full of energy and I'm going to wipe out the world with my moves. These come from the depths of my being, from the basics, I feel like an animal and you'll see what it really means to be in a animalistic mood, in a bestial mood. [Antonieta Landa]

STATUS N/A. Private Collection, Istanbul.
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