CMYK animation by Marv Newland

Marv Newland created this simple and beautiful animation for the National Film Board of Canada using found bits of CMYK information and registration marks.

This quote taken from the NFB website describes it beautifully “This short animation is a dizzying celebration of sound, colour and movement. Here, multitudes of CMYK symbols, pulled off flaps of cereal boxes and other common printed materials, have been isolated and assembled. Freed from their workaday origins, these objects become moving artwork. Coloured dots pulsate, crosshairs roll and primary shapes dance. The result: an unrestrained riot of colour and energy.”

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