This piece explores how everyday objects are unhappy about the way they are used and the lengths they go to escape their designed destiny. By giving every day objects autonomy, we want to question and re-invent their purpose, context and expression in the world.  The video was shown next to a box of concrete replica ear plugs that we made and sealed back into the plastic packaging.

concrete_earplugs

produced, filmed & edited by David Bordow & Wei Li
music: “Doorstep” by Tune-Yards

Jamaal and I made this video in response to one of our colleagues Videos, Smash the world (also below).

Wei’s “Smash the World”