Blog posts tagged with: Body

Posted Apr 23, 2012
By
Melanie Oliver
Bodytok QuintetBodytok Quintet

In Melanesian pidgin, ‘toktok’ is a term for conversation. In Phil Dadson’s video installation Bodytok Quintet (2006-ongoing), five large monitors arranged around the room individually spring to life when an audience member triggers the relevant motion sensors, thereby initiating a dialogue with some of the entertaining and somewhat ludicrous sounds that can be made with the human body.

Posted Apr 23, 2012
By
Melanie Oliver
Bodytok QuintetBodytok Quintet

In Melanesian pidgin, ‘toktok’ is a term for conversation. In Phil Dadson’s video installation Bodytok Quintet (2006-ongoing), five large monitors arranged around the room individually spring to life when an audience member triggers the relevant motion sensors, thereby initiating a dialogue with some of the entertaining and somewhat ludicrous sounds that can be made with the human body.

Posted Apr 23, 2012
By
Melanie Oliver
Bodytok QuintetBodytok Quintet

In Melanesian pidgin, ‘toktok’ is a term for conversation. In Phil Dadson’s video installation Bodytok Quintet (2006-ongoing), five large monitors arranged around the room individually spring to life when an audience member triggers the relevant motion sensors, thereby initiating a dialogue with some of the entertaining and somewhat ludicrous sounds that can be made with the human body.

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