Shifting between auto-eroticism and material fetish, ‘sim|stim’ proposes a cargo cult of sensual nano-alchemy. It celebrates temporary mummification of the body by engaging in an erotic relationship with shape changing clouds of synthetic material.
Touching on the topics of body enhancement and death through preservation, sexual attraction is being conserved in floating silicone bubbles; flesh is suspended in ersatz aspic, comparable to an ‘inverse boob job’, or a 21st century version of James Browns sex machine.
This piece was dedicated to the launch of Odiseo Magazine No.4 on invitation by Folch Studio with Carlota Santamaria.
Concept, Art Direction: Zeitguised with Folch Studio and Carlota Santamaria
Design, Animation, Production: Zeitguised
Sound: Superimposed Void - Want