Promotional video for BASE – an architectural and engineering firm with offices in Los Angeles, San Diego, and the Inland Empire. (Evan Mather, U.S.A., 2013, 2:48)
DIR Evan Mather NARRATION Donna Rawlins MUSIC Juuso Auvinen
“Olympic & Western” is a manifesto on the proper usage of type in the built environment – and the first video to be narrated by Siri. Tightly adapted from a mysterious analog audio tape found on the side of the road, it was shot with an iPhone 4S and edited with Final Cut Pro X. This video mash-up meshes infrastructural convergences and reveals intuitive paradigms by using the city of Los Angeles as a testbed for seizing urbanistic ecologies, curating front-end ecosystems, cultivating emergent methodologies, and revealing the link between street signage graphic design and the JFK assassination. (Evan Mather, U.S.A., 2012, 7:30)
Portrait of the Safe Agua Team from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California – dedicated to co-creating products with residents in the developing world, aimed at eliminating the burden of water poverty. The video was commissioned by The Tech Museum of Innovation, in conjunction with the Cinequest Film Festival, on the occasion of The Tech Awards Gala 2012. (Evan Mather, U.S.A., 2012, 1:57)
DIR Evan Mather NARRATION Donna Rawlins MUSIC Juuso Auvinen SCREENINGS The Tech Awards Gala 2012.
Three’s a crowd in this imagined romantic mash-up between a Serbian performance artist, her Mon Calamarian ex-partner, and a contemporary Dutch architect – animated with vintage Star Wars action figures. (Evan Mather, U.S.A., 2012, 5:40)
DIR Evan Mather MUSIC Juuso Auvinen SCREENINGS onSCREEN (Architecture and Design Museum Los Angeles).
Video presentation about a series of sustainable green infrastructure projects at Burbank Water and Power – including photovoltaic parking lot canopies, a green street demonstrating innovative storm water treatment technologies, and an courtyard built around a salvaged electrical substation. (AHBE, U.S.A., 2012, 6:39)