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Gelkies was a solo show I created for the Hannah Maclure Gallery in Dundee, following my Scottish Arts Council residency there.
I created a set of semi-autonomous reactive sound making jars, and created a world for them to live in.
Here’s a documentary about these little creatures:
Gelkie Reintroduction Programme from The Amazing Rolo on Vimeo.
And here’s footage from the show:
Gelkies at the Hannah Maclure from The Amazing Rolo on Vimeo.
The first incarnation of the Gelkies were part of the “Word Games” show with Gayle Meikle at the Hannah Maclure Gallery in Dundee:
A cousin of the Gelkie is the Jam Jar Gelkie:
Jordan Rudess from Dream Theater playing with some Gelkies backstage with Mike Portnoy:
Here’s a video of me building a Gelkie:
Building a Jam Jar from The Amazing Rolo on Vimeo.