your heart is a prism / Kevin Clancy




silent video installation with live sound performances

A new prismatic video instllation for Mattress Factory's SCREENINGS series. All visuals are produced through analog and physical processes, bending light through a series of crystals, prisms, colored plexiglas, rainbow diffraction grating films, emergency blankets, and lenses during a week at Cat Mansion Residency in Ann Arbor, MI and Sleeping Bear Dunes in Empire, MI.

The title and mantral of this piece was inspired by the "Your Heart Is A Prism!" poster by Peter Glantz, Becky Stark, and Jacob Ciocci.
About the Artist
Kevin Clancy is an interdisciplinary artist who creates accumulative process-based installations, participatory experiences and nomadic social spaces that provide momentary glimpses into utopic possibilities. He has exhibited work at Keleketla! Library, Johannesburg; VIVO Media Arts Centre, Vancouver; Flux Factory, New York; The Children's Museum, Pittsburgh; ILLUMINUS, Boston; and Mobius, Boston. He holds a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. He has been awarded the Morton R. Godine Travel Fellowship, an Opportunity Grant from the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, and the Renna Arts Scholarship from the National Endowment for the Arts.
February 20 – May 14, 2015
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