Fata Morgana

Augmented mirage


Description

Artist: Nourathar Studio

Authors: Caen Botto & Marta Rupérez

Title: Fata Morgana

Date: 2017

Medium: Augmented reality; mixed media

Dimensions: 33(h) x 45 (w) x 25 (d)

Loop duration: 1'40"

Concept

Fata Morgana is the name of a kind of mirage which occurs at sea -it receives its name from the sorceress who was believed to create these illusions in Arthurian myths. In this work Nourathar explore the thin line between illusion and technology.