Japan Media Arts Festival  

Art Division

Jury Selections

A Habitat of Recognition

Media installation

Luiz ZANOTELLO [Brazil]

© Luiz Zanotello


An installation consisting of two machines that read and write granular mineral ores of silica and iron. The reading machine magnetically sorts silica and iron while measuring their weights. The writing machine sediments the granules linearly according to the read digital values. When the two end simultaneously, the read ore and written ore are manually exchanged and the process continues.
[200cm (W) × 200 cm (L) × 200 cm (H)]

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