Architectural Movement

Architectural Movement

Visual artist Sarah Oppenheimer’s new work, on view at von Bartha, S-chanf, offers a unique gallery experience. Re-imagining architectural space through mechanical movement, the piece, entitled I-131311, is embedded within von Bartha’s walls. 

Sarah Oppenheimer, Installation view of I-131311 von Bartha, 2018, S-chanf, Switzerland. Photo and Video Credit Serge Hasenböhler.

Comprising movable windows and doors. it activates upon touch – initiating a chain reaction of motion. Encouraging participation, Oppenheimer’s work manipulates perceptions – involving the viewer in a constantly shifting timeline of cause and effect.

I-131311 opens 28 December. Find out more here.

Lead image:
S-011110, Annley Juda Fine Arts, London.