Lost Sheep in Glasgow

Lost Sheep in Glasgow (2011-12)

‘Lost Sheep in Glasgow’ (2011) is a photographic & video piece with performative aspects.  Blake Peterson and Zoe Phillips created a symbolic character to explore ideas of cultural identity – essentially, someone trying (and failing) to integrate themselves into another culture.  The sheep, attempts to “fit in” by going to places normally highly populated – only to find them deserted.

Media: Digital Photographs + Stop-Motion Animation

Dimensions (Photographs): 24 x 33 in

Video Duration: 0 min, 48 seconds meant to be looped indefinitely.  The video was exhibited at the2012 Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art (GI) for ‘No Man’s Land’ at the Arches, Glasgow.

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