Looking something like a giant industrial insect, the Gotholin recontextualises traditional Classical music tropes into a brutalist steam punk imaginings.
The Gotholin is an automated midi to servo controlled violin machine built with aluminum, and fitted with an audio-controlled strobe light, projector and security cameras.
Premiered: 1 – 4 October 2008: Westspace Gallery, Main Gallery. Exhibited as part of JOLT’s Sonic Body 1 - a group show for sound art curated by James Hullick
Photos: Tim McNeilage and James Hullick. Video: Rachael Thompson and Marcia Jane.