Walter Kaheró:ton Scott | CANADA | 2017 | Digital Animation Essay
Digital Media Art+Cade
2nd Floor, TIFF Bell Lightbox
Thursday, October 19 to Saturday, October 21
INSTRUCTIONS: Click on the link above. Optimised for tablets, but great on a mobile or desktop. Audio is included.
It’s the year 2018 in an alternative universe where planets are made of kale, kombucha and beer. On the kombucha planet, a struggling artist receives a lucrative commission offer from the government ‘weird heads’ located on the beer planet. This awesome digital animation is an entertaining commentary on artistic integrity and post-colonial oppression.
Walter Kaheró:ton Scott (Mohawk) is an interdisciplinary artist working in the fields of writing, illustration, performance and sculpture. His famous comic book series Wendy explores the narrative of a fictional young woman in an urban centre who aspires to global success and art stardom but whose dreams are perpetually derailed.