Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Céleste Boursier-Mougenot


The above piece is by French artist Céleste Boursier-Mougenot, and is part of the new commission at The Curve at Barbican, London (Feb 27 - May 23, 2010). This video connects nature and technology and sound so perfectly, so weirdly. And those zebra finches are adorable. I love it.

2 comments:

  1. I enjoyed this post...particularly the bird that was attempting to build a nest in the guitar. I used to raise zebra finches, their calls sound like little cash registers. Their eggs are tiny and about the size of jelly beans.

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  2. Oh, that's so interesting about the zebra finches! I love the idea of cash register calls and jelly bean eggs--fantastic. I've never been a caretaker for a bird before.

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