7 July 2021
4k video, color, 0.67:1, stereo, be, 2021, 4’48”

[simulation] travels through reconstructed memories, based on photographs. an ai-model converts these photographs into 3d pictures. by altering the code of the model, the digital fabric of this 3d synthesized reality is revealed. we find ourselves on a treshold between realities, photographic and synthetic. between memories, registered and artificial.

concept, editing, postproduction: Jeroen Cluckers
piano, electronics, recording, mix & master: Michaël Verlinden
cello, electronics: Jasmijn Lootens
installation / performance version
scenography: A. De Causmaecker
programming, patching, technical support: Maarten Craeynest

developed during a 2-year residency at ChampdAction, Antwerp (BE), and within the research projects ‘AI-Driven Design‘ (Graphic and Digital Media, department of Science and Technics) and ‘Form a Line into a Circle‘ (MAXlab, Royal Academy of Fine Arts), at Artesis-Plantijn University College, Antwerp (BE). music recorded at Studio ChampdAction, deSingel, Antwerp (BE).

with kind support of LUCA School of Arts / KU Leuven, Leuven (BE), docARTES, Ghent (BE) and Immersive Lab, AP University College, Antwerp (BE).

Besides the Screen, University of Nottingham, Ningbo (CN) • An Audiovisual Landscape, Winter Garden, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp (BE)