Movement Studies (various) : Stick figure A

Exploring form whose density and volume are determined by the speed and duration of light, participants wear neon glass accessories and choreograph short sequences of movements. The goal is to generate a multitude of “Light Objects” that are crowd-created by those who encounter the suit in shared spaces.

Year: 2023
Dimensions: Apparatus fits szs. 4-10 of a human body
Media: Lead-free glass, Argon + Mercury gas, custom electronics, wearer.
Three ghostly dancing figures generated from Olivia Curtis’ movements during a 20 second exposure.

Various stagings in the neon suit. Credit : Morgan Gilbreath, Anjali Srinivasan