Live paintings

In 2000, I designed a series of 12 films to be broadcasted in loops in different precise ways. “2D” Aesthetics of these purely plastic and infographic films is set in relation to the fact that the television screens at the time have lost their depth.

The musical tracks of the movies are also avalaible.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’, 2000).

Primitive motion pictures.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’05s, 2000).

Primitive motion pictures.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’50s, 2000).

Repetitive synthetic voice that seeks to feel the incarnation behind the abstraction.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (4’30s, 2000).

From a loop of an ambiance sound of an amateur video, building a digital abstract object, that the soundtrack anthropomorphise.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’, 2000).

If there was a personal theme in this film, it should be filling a form, the body. The paradigm shift made by digital on this question of fullness : everything is overflow.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (6’20s, 2000).

Living shadows.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’14s, 2000).

Lateral travelling.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (5’40s, 2000).

Speaking words is like drawing your own life line.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’15s, 2000).

Mix of colors.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (4’40s, 2000).

It was the beginning of the internet. Evocation of the fascination of browsing.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’14s, 2000).

Words underwater.

Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (3’40s, 2000).

Electronic travelling.