THE SURREAL BEAUTY OF MASON LINDROTH’S WORLD

by Ariadna Zierold

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Mason Lindroth’s work exists somewhere between the realm of a hellish nightmare, surreal art, and collages. It’s all those things, and also none of them. Lindroth’s repeated animated aesthetic is wholly unique. The objects themselves are grotesque, ranging from eerie blank-staring faces to vintage stock-like footage of families. Nothing blends together, it becomes a distorted conglomerate of gif-able lo-fi clipart.

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You can recognize Lindroth work due to the sparing, dotty Apple II-like visuals and use of claymation. The aesthetic compliments Mason’s interest in warping the ordinary: black-and-white is the status quo, whereas color can punctuate a peculiar presence with immediacy.

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Morph vs Banksy Animated Video… in the vein of Wallace & Gromit

Posted from The Citrus Report

From the people that brought you Wallace & Gromit, Aardman Animations, comes this new video inspired by the man that doesn’t have a face, Banksy. It was produced for Bristol’s Encounters International Film Festival, and directed by Chopsy, and staring a clay-mation Banksy.

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