tu-yo and processing

Commission: Productions Totem contemporain

Premiere: February 20, 2009, Montréal / Nouvelles Musiques 2009, Totem électrique: Les totems électriques, Studio multimédia — Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Montréal (Québec)

Dessiner la boîte (Drawing the Box) is my way of reconciling the contradictory states of despair and happiness I have experienced. A repetitive process in which the performer listens to a machine listening to the performer traces and retraces a path until the system breaks.