John Harris was invited to send a piece of work to the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York for their show, infra:REAL, which opens on 5th August. He’d long had the idea of showing a life-form which is a bit . . different. And then along came the Pseudosapiens Duopod . . .
“Silicon-based life-forms of the Crystal Plains, searching for energy. This pair, the tall Duopod listening for the tell-tale crackle of electricity below the surface, and the other, a Monodentoid, probing for contact, live in symbiosis, to augment the energy from their photoelectric ‘wings’.”