Never and Both at the Same Time

Theme and Variations is a stop motion animation that features music by Olivier Messiaen.

Never and Both at the Same Time

2018
Duration 3 minutes 2 seconds

Animation by Yuliya Lanina
Music and sound design by Russell Pinkston

Never and Both at the Same Time is a journey inside the mind of the artist. The animation explores the symbiotic relationship that can exist between the artist and her work.

The animation borrows its title from a poem by Jennifer Atkinson.

The piece premiered in Light Year 43: "OTHER VOICES" curated by Marble House Project
Video Exhibition on the Manhattan Bridge Anchorage, Brooklyn, New York