ARCHER BOYETTE

we breathe each other in and out of existence (2021)

digitized 16mm projections, environmental recordings, 16mm film strips, botanicals, tree stumps

we breathe each other in and out of existence is a multimedia installation that weaves analog, digital, sculptural, and sonic components to celebrate the magic of plant life and create a space of environmental reverence. All botanicals in the installation are harvested in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.


phytogram studies (2020 - present)

16mm black and white film stock, non-toxic developer, various botanicals

Experiments in image-making with plants and homemade non-toxic developer.


acid rain (2019)

16mm soundstock, creek water, bleach

Recreating the stripping effects of acid rain on 16mm film. Filmed along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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