Jem Raid self portrait figurative video artist

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An air of silence



Unless air is contained within something, bottles, air trapped in ice for millions of years it's actually quite free to move around. It moves as wind but do we hear it or is it just what it comes into contact that we hear. We talk of the wind howling through trees, an icy winter wind whistling through leafless trees, a gentle summer breeze rippling the grass.

I thought of Springs wind sometimes strong and gusty sometimes just a light breeze and what if I were take away the sound. There! I had my theme, my work consists of self portraits and images both moving and stills of my local area.


The video is 3 minutes 5 seconds long in 16:9 format.

The video is in HD 720p 1280 x 720
Also available in FHD 1080p 1920 x 1080

Exhibition

Out of the Blue
Greylight Projects, Burgemeester Kessenplein 1
6431 KM Hoensbroek, Heerlen, The Netherlands
1st January until 26th February 2017