Oporto apresenta #40: Complementary Cubes by Manfred Mohr

Oporto apresenta #40: Complementary Cubes by Manfred Mohr

Complementary Cubes
an original 16 mm computer generated film
by Manfred Mohr
16mm film transferred to digital, b/w, 5'12'', 1973-74

Who would imagine the string figures of the "cat's cradle" game to be the first steps of a lost and highly complex universal language. Across the globe different people, such as the Makushis from Guyana, the Yoruba from Nigeria, the Torres Strait islanders or the Navajo Indians from Southwest United States, used a loop of string stretched between digits as a ...

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Oporto Lisboa
Calçada Salvador Correia de Sá, nº 42 2º frente

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