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Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant)


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Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017
Single-channel video installation (sound, color) 26 minutes, 36 seconds
Commissioned by Skulptur Projekte Münster
Produced with generous support from Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark; Outset Contemporary Art Fund, London; and Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative, Piraeus, Greece
Courtesy of the artist and Hauser & Wirth

Producer and Director of Photography: David Hollander (Fourth Density Productions)
Cast: Shop owners and employees of Yiwu Market, Cary Cahill, Vicky Ramírez, Penelope Jefferson, Aevin Dugas, and Pete Booth
Director of Set, Props, and Special Effects: Katrin Altekamp (4DEE Productions)
Digital Imaging Technician: Loïc de Lame (Laryenco Production) Set: Cary Cahill
Gaffer: Alan Hostetter
Sound Design and Mix: Ronen Nagel and Nati Taub (Sound Around Studios)
Special Effects: Alexander Lemke
Production in China: Matt Clarke and Clark Wang
Production Assistant in Mexicali: Audrina Quintanar Special thanks to the staff and management of Yiwu Market