Solo Exhibit by
“Those Who See Slowly”,
Sunday, June 3,
“Seeing Slow and Fast”,
Sunday, June 10,
With the aid of cameras with shutters that let light in for varying lengths of time, we can see how the world might look to those who see slowly and those who see fast. In this exhibit, we are shown how the world might look to someone who sees twenty times slower than most people. It is a beautiful though strange world where forms and colors overlap and blur. It is the real world, but seen differently.
If slow see-ers (seers?) exist, we would think of them as handicapped. Anything moving would blur. Anything moving fast would disappear. Forget baseball or riding a bicycle. Walking would be difficult, running more so. Yet, if their heads and the world in front of their eyes were still, they would see as well as we do. In some cases, like those who are color blind, slow see-ers might see better than we do, we who consider ourselves normal.
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