by Jessica Hawkins, © 2011
Place is a video projection piece made using Flash and Processing, an open source programming language. The piece is a visual catalog of every place in which I have lived or to which I have traveled and represents chronology, relative distance, and duration. The video can be projected at any size, onto any light-colored surface - screen, wall, fabric, etc. In its most recent installation, the video was projected from the ceiling down onto a low platform, heightening the association to a map and/or topography (see photos below video).
Example of projection onto platform: