Miwa Matreyek

Glorious visions in animation and performance

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0:22

(Music by Anna Oxygen)

2:42

(Music: "Shells" by Mirah)

2:54

♪ You learned how to be a diver ♪

3:07

♪ Put on a mask and believe ♪

3:16

♪ Gather a dinner of shells for me ♪

3:32

♪ Take the tank down so you can breathe ♪

3:37

♪ Below ♪

3:42

♪ Movements slow ♪

4:03

♪ You are an island ♪

4:12

♪ All the secrets until then ♪

4:19

♪ Pried open I held them ♪

4:28

♪ Until they were still ♪

4:34

♪ Until they were still ♪

4:40

♪ Until they were still ♪

5:08

(Music) (Music by Caroline Lufkin)

7:32

(Music by Anna Oxygen)

7:39

♪ Dream time, I will find you ♪

7:46

♪ You are shady, you are new ♪

7:53

♪ I'm not so good at mornings ♪

7:57

♪ I can see too clearly ♪

8:01

♪ I prefer the nighttime ♪

8:06

♪ Dark and blurry ♪

8:11

♪ Falling night ♪

8:20

♪ Hovering light ♪

8:45

♪ Calling night ♪

8:53

♪ Hovering light ♪

9:03

♪ In the moontime I will give up my life ♪ ♪ And in the deep dreams ♪

9:14

♪ You will find me ♪

10:33

(Applause) [Excerpts from "Myth and Infrastructure"]

10:42

Bruno Giussani: Come back. Miwa Matreyek!

10:51

(Applause)

Using animation, projections and her own moving shadow, Miwa Matreyek performs a gorgeous, meditative piece about inner and outer discovery. Take a quiet 10 minutes and dive in. With music from Anna Oxygen, Mirah, Caroline Lufkin and Mileece.

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Miwa Matreyek · Multimedia artist

Miwa Matreyek creates performances where real shapes and virtual images trade places, amid layers of animation, video and live bodies.

Miwa Matreyek creates performances where real shapes and virtual images trade places, amid layers of animation, video and live bodies.