Chris Marshall : 5000 Fliters

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5000 Filters

An installation at the Old Saeger Distillery, Deptford, London.
For the Deptford X Festival 2003

5000 used filter tips, timber, vast industrial space, 3 blacked out windows.

This installation installed at the Old Seager Distillery, Deptford London, for Deptford X Festival 2003, comprised of 5000 used cigarette ends. These were installed into blacked out windows to parody a cathedral's stained glass. Sunlight filtered through the cigarette ends transmitting a glorious and shimmering orange glow into a vast dark space, enhancing and projecting the duality of beauty and death

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