Now in production, “Emerald City…” takes its cue from films known as city symphonies, a practice that started in the 1920s. Come back here to Naval’s site to see more images and updates every month.
Q W E R T Y is phase one of “Broadcast”. Two more on the way.
Sound by with Akke Phallus Duo and Murray Royston-Ward.
Good Press Glasgow
Mark Maloof – sound recordings
Naval had a dream in which all the people of the earth were reduced to oval sacks of protoplasm. Quickly, he wrote down the scenario before he forgot it. After bribing his friends with soggy celery sticks and dried up lumps of hummus, they agreed to appear in the video. Little did they know they were stepping into a world of taut tummies and compressed spinal chords.
“Zaftig?” Fields asked. “Plump, buxom.” “That’ll work,” Fields said.
With Andrea Beeman, The Enchantress of Bioluminosity
and Ken Montgomery
Naval Cassidy 2015
Naval in media race… or something. Front Room Gallery, July 2013. Thanks to Christine Daum for the neat photo!