Wangechi Mutu + Santigold - The End of eating Everything - Nasher Museum at Duke

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"The End of eating Everything" is an excerpt of artist Wangechi Mutu's first animated video, created in collaboration with recording artist Santigold and co-released by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University and MOCAtv on YouTube. The 8-minute video, "The End of eating Everything," marks the journey of a flying, planet-like creature navigating a bleak skyscape. This "sick planet" creature is lost in a polluted atmosphere, without grounding or roots, led by hunger towards its own destruction. The animation's audio, also created by Mutu, fuses industrial and organic sounds. "The End of eating Everything" was commissioned by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University as part of the new exhibition "Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey," the first survey in the United States for this internationally renowned, multidisciplinary artist, and her most comprehensive and innovative show yet. "The End of eating Everything" can be viewed in person at the Nasher Museum through July 21, 2013, and at the Brooklyn Museum from October 11, 2013-March 9, 2014. A version of this video is also shared at and" Cast: Santigold Art Director: Wangechi Mutu Animation: Awesome + Modest Animation Assistants: Greg Lytle, Jasmina Mathieu Visual Effects Artist: Joaquin Jutt Tracking Artist: Dylan Jutt Camera and Lighting: Paul Shin Make Up Artist: Devra Kinery Sound Design: Cyrus Shahmir Project Manager: Virginia Wagner Studio Manager: Alexandra Giniger Special Thanks: Santi's Fabulous Energy and Talent Trevor Schoonmaker and the Nasher Museum Team Jeffery Deitch The Super Mutu Studio Dedicated to Wathira, Neema and Mario Commissioned by the Nasher Museum of Art At Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Animation © 2013 Wangechi Mutu Studio. Like MOCA on Facebook: Follow MOCA on Twitter: +1 MOCA on Google+: