Thursday, May 5, 2011

Ghost in the Machine or how to reuse Cassette Tapes

Ghost in the Machine: Jimi Hendrix

Ghost in the Machine: Jimi Hendrix out of cassette
(cassette is real, no paint, no photoshop)

Portraits of musicians made out of recycled cassette tape with original cassette. Also included are portraits made from old film and reels. The idea comes from a phrase (ironically) coined by philosopher Gilbert Ryle, a description of how your spirit lives in your body. I imagine we are all, like cassettes, thoughts wrapped up in awkward packaging

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