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Jessica Warboys uses a variety of mediums, from video to ceramics, performance and painting. The artist’s films depict symbols, metaphors and associations of ideas and images to construct a story that everyone is free to interpret.
Filmed on the volcanic island of Stromboli, Stone Throat refers to the legend that Strombolicchio -a nearby basalt island- is the top of the island thrown into the sea after a violent eruption.
Jessica Warboys, Stone Throat, 2011, 16mm film, digitized, 4’45”, colour, sound.
Camera: City Piippo, sound: Morten Norbye Halvorsen.
Courtesy Gaudel de Stampa, Paris. Photo: Jessica Warboys.
Jessica Warboys, Stone Throat, 2011, digitized 16 mm film, 4’45’’, color, sound. Courtesy Gaudel de Stampa, Paris. Photo: Jessica Warboys.