Fountain addresses the impossible fulfilment sometimes promised in the digital world. An endlessly watchable, elaborately ornate digital waterfall cascades over and over, stuck on repeat forever. Reminiscent of illuminated advertising boards or gambling machines, it plays to our inbuilt attraction to bright lights and dynamic motion.
HD moving image, Duration 30 seconds looped
April 2017 – November 2019 at Digital Catapult, London
Katriona Beales is an internationally exhibited artist who makes digital artefacts, objects, moving image and installation. Her work responds to the social implications of new technologies, in particular mental health and digital culture. Katriona’s interdisciplinary project…