Site Number: Site 4
Site Location: Little Cafe of Awesomeness – Marion Lane above side window of Cutler&Co
Artwork Title: The Space Between Us
Using experimental hybrids of traditional and digital art forms, Staff explores how contemporary phenomena such as communication technologies and audio-visual space influence our perception of the modern world.
The Space Between Us’ is a video installation by Rose Staff created while on a residency at Polymer Culture Factory in Tallinn, Estonia. A transient concept that changes as people interact with a place, question the idea of distance between two people, or start and end a journey in a location.
Rose Staff is a new media visual artist, VJ and designer from Byron Bay, Australia also known under the pseudonym Radiance. She works with video and live performance in a range of settings, from contemporary art installations to large scale glitchy vibrant projections at festivals around the world.
Playing with the audio-visual aesthetic and concepts of synaesthesia she has showcased her work events such as Vivid (AU), White Nights (AU), Glastonbury festival (Uk), Scopitone (France), LPM (Italy), Sonica Dance Festival (Montenegro), AV playground (Austria), Creature Live Art (Lithuania), Polymer Culture Factory (Estonia), Burning Mountain Festival (Switzerland) and The Brisbane Powerhouse (AU), Australian Centre for Moving Image (AU), Glow Festival (IT).