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Zin Taylor's Thoughts Of A Dot As It Travels A Surface LP (Purple vinyl)
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Shelter Press 92 / FR / 2018
Thoughts of a Dot as it Travels a Surface is the title of an album derived from a series of wall drawings begun in 2014 by multi-disciplinary Paris-based artist Zin Taylor. Drawn in simple black-and-white, the large-scale pieces depict linear landscapes populated with rough-hewn objects: potted cacti, sculptural boulders, steaming stone baths. Upon completion of a particularly ambitious 90-meter panoramic wall drawing, experimental composers Christina Vantzou and John Also Bennett were invited to interpret the work as a musical graphic score. The result was a forty minute live performance in two parts, which was multi-track recorded and then mixed down into a 10-track album. Each piece and title corresponds to a specificc section or object in the wall drawing. Recorded Live at Westfälischer Kunstverein in Münster, Germany May 6th, 2017.