Labor Camp Study Room : A / B
Altered furniture, electronics, sound, video, and printed matter
Installation at the Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis
June 09 - September 23, 2007
Labor Camp Study Room : A / B is the first installment of the series of Study Rooms developed by Szyhalski as a physical platform for presentation of the works within the framework of the Labor Camp Project.
The installations consists of two environments constructed on two sides of a single wall. Study Room A (Fig. 01) presents a selection of Labor Camp Orchestra sound works, and a continuous variable video stream. Study Room B (Fig. 03) allows the users to explore a vast archive of archival recordings documenting a wide range of extreme of historical phenomena.