Inspired by the 2010 Icelandic volcanic eruption that wreaked travel havoc across Europe, Eyjafjallalokull is a stunning, three-dimensional, audiovisual mapping installation that challenges audiences’ perception of space by creating an optical illusion that transforms the walls of New Frontier into a sweeping digital vista that artistically recreates the seismic event. - S. F.
About the Director
An artist and a founding member of the European visual label AntiVJ, Joanie Lemercier has showcased work at CTM Theaterkassen in Berlin, eARTS in Shanghai, the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) in Troy, New York, onedotzero in London, Lux Norge AS in Oslo, the Elektra Festival in Montreal, and Songdo in South Korea, among many other places.
THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL IS ONE PROGRAM OF SUNDANCE INSTITUTE, A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT
DISCOVERS AND SUPPORTS INDEPENDENT FILM AND THEATRE ARTISTS FROM THE U.S. AND AROUND THE WORD
AND INTRODUCES AUDIENCES TO THEIR NEW WORK.