director & developer of new performance

Virtual Water Fountain

A water vapor video sculpture, family altar, and climate change artifact

A few months before her death, my mother and I recorded an emotional conversation about water, illness, motherhood, and climate change denial. Projected onto a motion-activated vapor screen atop a glowing, oracular pedestal within an intimate viewing space, her ethereal presence is a record of facing unthinkable loss.

Interview with Dianne Foster (Mom)

Fabricated with Peter Szolovits (Dad)

Presented at 3LD Art & Technology Center

in June 2017, as part of New Georges Works on Water

Developed in & supported by: New Georges Special Residency program

Vapor screen based on a prototype by Chris Weisbart.