suckerPUNCH: Describe your project.
Martin BÖTTGER (tsaworks): Splitter is an art installation as well as a stage design for the music and integrated arts festival in Winnipeg Canada called “Clusterfestival “. The construction is based on cardboard sharp triangle shapes in combination with a tape design at the edges of the structure in yellow and blue. The structure grows along the ceiling in a dimension of 11m x 4m x 3m.
Using projection mapping at the surface for the stage visualization, the space is transforming into a glitch crystalline environment. the festival were taken place downtown at the Urban Shaman Gallery.
sP: What or who influenced this project?
MB: The icy wind of Winnipeg
sP: What were you reading/ listening to/watching while developing this project?
MB: Listening to Death Grips, DJ Spooky, Scotty H. Biram, Clark, Death Fader. Reading a Batman comic, “Death by Design,” “Bauwerke des todes.”
sP: Whose work is currently on your radar?
MB: Different works of diverse artists in art, design, as well as music.