Q&A: Meet the artist - C. Thomas Lewis



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This rendering shows how a three-dimensional wall will be made to appear as if it's being filled with liquid through video projection. The piece is part of the ''From Now On'' installation. SUBMITTED PHOTO


On the walls and screens of Gallery 924, a constant loop of video projections shows how humanity and nature are in conflict.

Pictures of the unspoiled Amazon rainforest are offset by images of urbanization and development. A whirlpool displayed on the floor calls to mind the same mechanics as animated gears shown on a nearby wall.

A dead 12-foot-tall maple tree, stripped of its bark and sanded down, becomes a projection screen for symbols of rebirth.

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