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Morphing Musician Portraits

The 'Binary Prints' Series Radically Changes in the Dark

— July 9, 2013 — Art & Design
Changing completely when the lights are off, 'Binary Prints' by artist Alex Trochut morph in the dark. When the lights are on, the Binary Prints series looks like a collection of regular portraits. However, as soon as the lighting changes, so do the portraits. Regular faded faces evolve into their exciting equivalents that glow in the dark.

Trochut collaborated with electronic musicians such as James Murphy from LCD Soundsystem to create Binary Prints. Each piece features the visage of a different musician.

The artist chose to collaborate with electronic musicians so that he could explore their dichotomous lifestyle. Just like the paintings, the artists change their personas when night comes. According to Trochut, Binary Prints "shows the artists emerging into their nocturnal personas, bringing them into focus, from a anonymous being to an icon of music and sound."
Trend Themes
1. Disappearing Portraits - Exploring the concept of transforming portraits that change appearance in different lighting conditions, offering a unique and interactive experience.
2. Transformation Art - Creating artistic pieces that undergo significant visual changes based on external factors, provoking curiosity and engagement among viewers.
3. Collaborative Art Projects - Engaging with artists from different fields to create innovative and multidimensional artworks that reflect the essence of their expertise and lifestyle.
Industry Implications
1. Art and Design - Using innovative techniques and concepts to push the boundaries of traditional art forms and captivate audiences in new ways.
2. Entertainment and Performances - Incorporating interactive visual elements into live performances or events to enhance audience experience and create memorable moments.
3. Creative Marketing and Branding - Employing unique and visually captivating artistic collaborations as a means to convey brand messages and connect with consumers on a deeper level.
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