Monday, September 14, 2009
[Mix]ed Up [Tape] Art
Many categorize film and music as art forms of their own. However, iri5 (Erika Iris Simmons) has redefined the concept and applied a literal sense to it. Specifically, she takes an archaic medium, such as cassette tapes, and refurbishes them to procure a result that is both profound and gaudily nostalgic. Who knows? iri5 just may be the new face of neo-pop.