This seamless video loop is the result of several live processes. Its VU meter-like loops, arranged in a grid, were made with improvised music and Action Painting in mind. The making process was a partnership between myself and a network of algorithmic chance procedures acting like members of a band, choosing notes on-the-fly from within the song’s framework, completing the work live.
Canadian artist Clive Holden is from Vancouver Island & lives in Toronto. His live code-based artworks, prints, videos & films have been exhibited at transmediale (Berlin), Anthology Film Archives (NY), Gardiner Museum (Toronto), IFFRotterdam, the European Media Art Festival (Osnabrück), Copenhagen CPH:DOX (New Vision Award), Foreman Art Gallery (Sherbrooke), Kino Arsenal (Berlin), Muziekgebouw (Amsterdam), London Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival, & Bienal Internacional del Cartel en México.