*brevity is the soul of wit

**technology is a trickster and it has been so since the first culture hero taught the human tribe how to spin wool before he pulled over our eyes...

 

The private lives of immigrants remain a mystery to the average Canadian. Salt Spilled is the first in a series of video installations that attempt to break open the walls between communities -- quite literally. A looping video unveils the intimate moments of a group of Middle Eastern friends. Through a seemingly transparent wall, Salt Spilled invited us to peer into neighbouring moments that would otherwise remain (whisper) under wraps. Do come, but, shhhh…don’t tell anyoneee…

Curated for Nuit Blanche: Les Rues Des Refusés 2014.

“I'm no prophet. My job is making windows where there were once walls.” - Michel Foucault