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Dawn Chorus: Beta

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Fragment Gallery / New York / Art

Imagine a dawn chorus that consists not of birdsong but of futuristic humansong? What would that sound like. This ten-channel video installation by the Danish artist Stine Deja is one answer to the question. Deja envisions a ceremonial universe—plasticine faces vocalizing to create a choral sci-fi soundscape. But is it sci-fi? People really are talking about freezing themselves for a future wakeup. Deja considers the thawed-out consciousness of ten subjects. Very … 3001! —L.J.

Fragment Gallery 39 E Broadway, New York, NY 10002, United States
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