James Clar | Render(Tree); (2016)
James Clar is an American visual artist who uses technology as a medium to critique the dissociative affects of technology itself.
James Clar, media art, lighting art, light art, pop art, interactive art, led art, minimal, installation, 3d cube, jamesclar, light and space, new media, American visual artist, medium, dissociative, disruptive technology, technology
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Render(Tree);

(2016)
artificial tree, rubber, paint, metal, led lights, filters
60cm x 60cm x 225cm
 

A freestanding sculptural work representing nature rendered as a holographic simulation. The tree emanates from a white viscous substance, while blue and yellow LED lights reflect off of it. The name Render(Tree); refers to a fictional line of computer code calling the tree into existence.
 
Exhibited:
“False Awakenings”, Jane Lombard Gallery, New York