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UNDERWORLD

UNDERWORLD

Dear_____ The news of your wedding came this afternoon. How the world has changed. I think of you and the summer we met. You and the Shepardess and Keith and Colin—and Mitch and mini-Mitch (and a host of co-workers whose names don’t come to mind readily…) You sneaking off to see Run Lola, Run; taking...
MACHINE FRAGMENTS: LILITH - VUE

MACHINE FRAGMENTS: LILITH – VUE

Excerpted from Machine Fragments.
George,

George,

Excerpt from Machine Fragments (http://thememorexe/machine) ‘George,': a brief glimmer of machine sentience. written + directed by Onome Ekeh performed by David Briggs with Olivia Simonds (background vocals) music: nuages gris by franz lizst Excerpted from ‘Machine Fragments’ Listen to the entire piece here: Listen to ‘Machine Fragments’ here: http://turbulence.org/Works/machinefragments/machine.html
Instantanés #3: The Navy Yard

Instantanés #3: The Navy Yard

Memories the Brooklyn Navy Yard triggered: Abandoned since 1966. I walked past The ghosts of the Navy Yard transmitted to me Here is what I transmitted back… For my friend, Nicholas. Number 3 in an ongoing series of pieced together "snapshots" that double as a sort self-portraiture. The series 'Instantanés pays homage to the collection...
Instantanés #6: s n o w v e r s e

Instantanés #6: s n o w v e r s e

Inspired by the blizzard of 2010: as a child there appears a luminous gash in time in space this unravelling world a shivering kaleidoscope: let the trembling commence a grashopper in the snow an angel in full thrust glitter outside my window a snowverse snowverse by onome ekeh music: ‘ash’ by shuttle358/ from the album...
Title Sequence for 'Marilyn Monroe is Passing'

Title Sequence for ‘Marilyn Monroe is Passing’

A little fiction by way of title design: With the former Soviet Union restored to Czarist glory, Max Filter, a young New York diamond forensics expert, is commissioned to track down a set of missing Romanov diamonds, rumored to last have been in the possession of Marilyn Monroe. Her detective work takes her into newly...
O IMPERATOR

O IMPERATOR

A Paean to Rick Owens FALL 2011 Menswear Collection: Rick Owens Fall 2011 menswear collection. Re-imagined. Part of an ongoing series of couture postcards by Onome Ekeh. Stills via Style.com. Soundtrack: ‘Concrete Purgatory Part 3′ by Fellirium http://fellirium.wordpress.com/ ©2011 onome ekeh / featurezoo.net
THE EMISSARY

THE EMISSARY

A New Year’s greeting I created for Featurezoo: 2013: THE EMISSARY from FEATUREZOO on Vimeo. The constellation, first detected by Greek stargazers in 432 B.C., is relegated to the undertow of human consciousness, making fleeting appearances in the slipstream of culture and history… until now. What is The Emissary? A messenger of what—human transcendence? A...
LILITH-VUE

LILITH-VUE

May I interest you in a radical new cinema— The Lilith-Vue? First let’s (re)acquaint ourselves with Lilith— a forage through our religio-mythological catalogues of mankind’s conception: Lilith was Adam’s wife before Eve—deemed unsuitable because of her sexual voracity and disdain of the Missionary position. As far as sex was concerned, she liked to be the...
Angelica  excerpt from (The Sea of Lightning)

Angelica excerpt from (The Sea of Lightning)

Session VII (from transcript) DR: Hello Otto. OTTO: I notice my new-found privileges have been revoked— DR: It’s nothing to do with me Otto. OTTO: No, that wouldn’t be your style. You just did nothing, right? Not so much as blip of protest from you— DR: Are you angry at me? OTTO: Let down more...
In The Garden  (excerpt from The Sea of Lightning)

In The Garden (excerpt from The Sea of Lightning)

Session V: 05/13/99 (From the diary of Doctor Trieste) I arrive in the garden fifteen minutes ahead. It is still dark and a little cold, and I am a little asleep, it is 4:30 a.m. I sit on a stone bench and wait. I scan the area for surveillance cams, but as usual, they elude...