PICTURE PALACES (EXCERPT) | Multiscreen Video Installation
Video DigiBeta, Part 1 and Part 2, duration, 29 mins each, silent, (looped). 2003.
Video comprising a series of segments for a multi video screens environment in the Public Imaging spaces of the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Federation Square, Melbourne. Picture Palaces was shown at the inaugural exhibition Remembrance+Moving Image, March-May, 2003.
The video installation looks to remember the architectural environment of the former sites of the Movie Theatres of Melbourne, envisaged as a series of memory sites by a film goer, walking in and out and in-between, remnants of their architectural environments and archival records of photographs, artefacts and oral histories.