THE EMPIRE OF LIGHT
THE EMPIRE OF LIGHT, 2020
Digital video, projector | Dimensions variable
Installation view at The Residency Project, 2020
Shan Wu & Drew Cavicchi
THE EMPIRE OF LIGHT is a video-loop installation in which a video of a tree’s shadow recorded during the day is inverted in color and projected to the corresponding position at night. The work is named after René Magritte’s series of paintings “The Empire of Light”.