Meta – Painting

‘…a language, any language, has at its base, a certain metaphysics, which ascribe, consciously or unconsciously, some sort of structure to this world’ Alfred Korzybski

This work shows a series of animated thought processes that shift and settle into images. Ideas from communication theory, Alfred Korzybski’s ‘Science and Sanity’ and Bob Ross’ iconic ‘Joy of Painting’ program, inform the work.

Click here for the full fifteen minute cut of the film. The following text can be read alongside the long version of the film. It can be opened here: M-S-P – web

The work was presented at the 66th Institute of General Semantics symposium in New York City, October 2018 and shown on BIG SCREEN LEEDS, in Yorkshire, UK – throughout December 2018.