A Midday Rest

A Midday Rest, 2014, single-channel video projection, black&white, 5 minutes 22 seconds


Fountains can sometimes be found a city or town. In olden times, they were practical necessities that were used to convey water from a distant source to the local area. Long after outliving their original function, the fountains continue to attract people.

By spouting up and flowing down, they create a connection in the water, which is essentially shapeless, and blur the temporal line between the past, present, and future.

One afternoon as we strain to hear the water, created somewhere and conveyed here by the fountain.