Solo Project House Gallery @ Gateway Center, Newark NJ
A multi-channel audiovisual installation by Eric Barry Drasin. Based on the “Secret Soup” performances, this installation fragments and spacializes the piece into an ambient multi channel work that implies a type of healing circle.
The piece consists of 7 looping DVD’s. The piece is designed to be displayed on 7 sequential television monitors placed on folding chairs, with an eighth empty chair.
About The Secret Soup:
oscillators and looper with 1:1 visual counterpart. Lines move across the frame while the oscillators are played to create an audiovisual gesture. This gesture is looped and a new gesture is created forming a call and response using waveforms as
The piece exists simultaneously as a “living system,” an immersive installation and a performance. The system is living, in that it is constantly evolving and new relationships between sound and light are readily mapped as the system changes. Each performance is both unique to the moment of conception and recorded to preserve that specific iteration.