jelliz | 2018 | single-channel digital video projection
photo credit: Jennifer Braun
Jelliz was adapted for display in Lichtrouten in Leudensheid, Germany.
jelliz | 2018 | single channel digital video
Using images of the waters in and around Tunis, Tunisia, jelliz re-imagines the traditional local tile designs in the Medina of Tunis.
Video footage collected in and around Tunis, Tunisia is used to re-imagine the iconic tile designs of Tunisia.
Still image of a digital video version of a "lion's paw" tile.
The "lion's paw" tile design is projected onto the wall of a historic home in the Medina of Tunis.
This "four pointed star" tile design is a classic example of the blue and white aesthetic of Sidi Bou Said (near Tunis). The footage was captured in the port of the famed city.
A still image of a single tile. Four of these tiles form a full "four pointed star" design.
A "four pointed star" design wall was projected onto the wall of a historic home in the Medina of Tunis.
A still image of a single video "zelligi" tile based upon the famed Moroccan inspired mosaic tile designs of Tunis.
Still image of 4 intersecting "zelligi" tiles.