4AM

2004

 

In this audio installation, a hypothetical computer application assembles the users daily thoughts while they are resting. These trivial, neurotic and paralyzing words are compiled and analysed by the program late at night, relieving users of insomnia and the need ruminate over their problems.

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It is 4AM.
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All embedded user fears and worries have been successfully assembled and compiled.
Apple Macintosh indexing Program version 2.31 will execute the file now.
System default voice ‘Victoria’.
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You are bad with money.
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You forget to email people.
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You feel lonely…”
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Medium

  • Audio Installation: Black video rocker chairs, sound player, headphones, audio file recorded with the Macintosh system voice of ‘Victoria', cable, floor paint.

Dimensions

  • Chairs are each 28”x 18”x 5”. The installation is approx. 200 sq. feet. Audio loop is 03:02 min.

Exhibition

  • “I=You=Me”, Gallery 2, Chicago, Illinois, 2004