Pip Ryan, Happy Orang, Photo Credit: Matthew Stanton
This year’s rendition of Screen Series focuses on the potential of the object. Demonstration is often central to the moving image, especially in the context of an exchange of information whether tangible or intangible. Objects in situations with other objects create tensions. What happens when the figures are removed and the objects are given agency? Can the object exist independently from the subject? And if so, is it an object at all? Who or what is the performer, the object or its viewer?