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Cyclops Observes the Celestial Bodies

2015

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  • What the original source images are that are seemingly exploded onto the screen, I have no idea; Jacobs has selected frozen frames that look like bursting splashes of water—or the cosmos, as the title implies. These globules, in stark monochromatic black and white, are given spherical three dimensionality by the optical trick of the animation, and are later flattened completely in one of many plays with the spatial possibilities of a medium many dismissively think is two dimensional.