animation - stop-animation - papercuts - video

Using low-fi animation methods such as stop-animation, home-recorded sound effects and papercutting, Natalie Draz brings her drawings, papercuts and soft sculptures to life through video.

the curve of my back

 

Using photolithography on fabric and embroidery to create haunting translucent arms that float across each other.

 

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'I feel the thrum in the curve of my back' at vimeo

 

​or visit vimeo.com/nataliedraz

Power Tower

 

Using drawings and papercuts to create a stop-animation, 'Power Tower' is a story of the building-eat-building world of urban architecture on the hunt for electrical impulses. Part of the 'City Myth' installation.

 

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'Power Tower'

 

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'Inner Cities'

 

'Inner Cities' reveals that inner city sprawl growing from myself into independent neighbourhoods

 

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'Inner City'

 

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Behemoth Walking

 

A 7 foot dragon made of canvas and grommets is lurking in parking lots in downtown Montreal. The soft sculpture Drako from the 'City Myth' installation goes on a stop-animation walkabout.

 

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'Behemoth Walking'

 

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Pipes & Leviathan

 

Drawings and papercuts come alive in the pipes on Montreal's downtown core. The Leviathan from the 'City Myth' installation goes on a stop-animation adventure.

 

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'Pipes & Leviathan'

 

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Centipede Factory

in the Pipes

 

The soft sculpture Centipede Factory from the 'City Myth' installation searches out a compatible conduit. 

 

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'Centi-Factory'

 

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Sneeze & Teeth

 

It's a dangerous world for buildings and power towers out there.

 

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'Sneeze & Teeth'

 

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Find Natalie Draz at PROOF Studio Gallery

Studio 104, 15 Case Goods Lane, Distillery District, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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