WAITING FOR THE FUTURE TO ARRIVE (or the past to catch up) // 2021

Waiting for the future to arrive (or the past to catch up) is a mixed media project that depicts a dystopian future where we as a species become gradually more aware of the external steering of our lives. 
Borrowing terminology from video-games and influences from cinema, the viewer goes through three stages.

Softlocked (2:34)

Little cracks start to show.
The ivisible force outs itself in little ways.
Situations seem unexplainable, deja-vu becomes more apparent. 


an in-between place where we drift while awaiting what comes next.
The past already happened, but the future hasn't arrived yet.
A state in which uncertainty, anxiety and forms of paranoia find their home.

Hardlocked (2:35)

The facade held up by the invisible force starts to breakdown.
Everything we came to believe about ourselves, we believed because we were conditioned to do so.
The world becomes nothing more than an elaborate decor we were told was real.