Mega Death (1999)
Here I am at a Miyajima exhibition. The image was taken last year at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney.
The tiny specks of light are counters that constantly change, flickering from 1 to 9. Each counter moving through the numbers at its own pace. They illustrate the interconnectedness of the individual to others as we change through the various stages of life until we die.
“A constant is the fact that we are always changing,” the artist says.
Via The Daily Post Photo Challenge Delta that asks us to contemplate that transition from one stage to another. Today, for me, it’s not a place or a thing, but us.