Marina Zurkow, "Slurb," 2009

Marina Zurkow
"Slurb," 2009
Single-channel HD animation (color, sound)
Dimensions variable, landscape orientation
17 min 42 sec, loop
Edition of 5, 2 AP

The animated, carnivalesque tailgate party of Slurb loops and stutters like a vinyl record stuck in a groove. Slurb––a word that collapses “slum” and “suburb”––encapsulates a dreamy ode to the rise of slime, a watery future in which jellyfish have dominion.