Lines of Flight
Lines of Flight

Lines of Flight 1988 

This two part installation considers the relationship between visuality and projection in representation, both literally and metaphorically. The images are appropriated from a photojournalistic or documentary context and projected anamorphically. Part 1 shows groups of people staring at a subject beyond the frame of the image, or withholding their gaze. Part 2 projects images taken from the air of groups of people or animals seen from afar. The work explores the power of photographic representation to render both the subject of vision and the activity of the gaze. It points to the limits of vision in the withholding of a subject of the gaze within the image (part 1) and in the framing of the projected aerial image (part 2).

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Susan Trangmar
Print Based Photographic Installations  Projected Slide Installations  Time Based Projected Installations  Light Based Installations  Projection Installation with Mixed Media  Video Installations
Tattoo   Untitled Landscapes   Suspended States  Double Duration  Transitional Spaces  Conditions of Visibility 
Between Here and There  Lines of Flight  Re-Sightings  Amidst 
Blue Skies   Ancestors   Exposures 
Interval   Ariadnes Dream  
A Question of Distance
Road Map   Horizon   Conditions of Visibility   Elements   A Play in TimeIn Passing