Per Pandora

Sound installation, 82 steel boxes, 82 speakers, audio system
approx. 170 x 180 x 100 cm
2013

EN


The work draws on the myth of Pandora’s Box and the installation is set out to be a recollection of the sounds and voices from the protests that took place on October 15th 2011, in 82 nations and 950 cities, as part of the Occupy Movement, spread after the global financial crisis and grow bigger via the internet.
82 audio tracks, related to those demonstrations and found on the internet, are reproduced simultaneously. 


IT


Il titolo del lavoro si riferisce al mito di Pandora. L’installazione è una raccolta di suoni, voci e storie relative alle proteste avvenute il 15 ottobre 2011 in 82 nazioni e 950 città del mondo, sviluppatesi soprattutto grazie a internet nell’ambito di Occupy Movement, in risposta alla crisi finanziaria globale. Pensata come un grande contenitore di voci, l’installazione riproduce simultaneamente 82 documenti audio trovati in rete, relativi alle manifestazioni del 15 ottobre 2011. 



October 15th 2011, protest in Tokyo



October 15th 2011, protest in New York



October 15th 2011, protest in Sidney



October 15th 2011, protest in Berlin


October 15th 2011, protest in Armenia









Ryts Monet, PER PANDORA installation view at Artissima Art Fair 2013, Galleria Upp, Venezia, Torino