100 Adapted Orphans (2016)


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Shortlisted for the Greater Manchester Art Prize 2016

Short, ambiguous poetic statements and re-appropriated film clips make up the work 100 Adapted Orphans. Experienced via a ‘sculptural archive’ 100 QR codes printed onto 100 index cards are linked to 100 short films accessed via mobile phone QR code readers.

This work has previously been displayed as individual wall mounted cards. The film clips and texts also provide content for the 75 minute film, 100 Adapted Orphans : Remixed shown at Bury Museum and Art Gallery as part of the exhibition, Jo Clements : Retrospective Nov 2015 -Feb 2016.

The full film can be viewed here https://vimeo.com/140042510

This sculptural archive is the final incarnation of the work.