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The inside of outside, 2008
Comprising 24 source-four spotlights and 24 control dimmers, the work expands Olafur Eliasson's previous experiments with light and colour as it explores the co-production of colour and its spatial consequences. The projections, arranged in a three-minute looped sequence of changing trapezoids, vary in colour. In response the visitors see afterimages overlapping with the colours projected onto the walls. Colour generally being conceived as a product of the brain, rather than existing independently in the world, the sequence is thus co-produced by the gallery visitors.
|The inside of outside|
|24 spotlights, 24 wall mounts, colour filter foil (yellow, orange, red, magenta, violet, blue, green), stainless steel, wood, metronome, control unit|