If you do not know Christoph Keller's work, you might be interested in
the "projects" section of his Web site:
http://www.christophkeller.com. Of note is his "Cloudbuster" project,
On 5/28/09, roger malina <email@example.com> wrote:
> monsieur moo
> i am interested by your project to restage the first
> cloud seeding campaign from kurt herbert 60 years ago=
> i was contacted recently by bronac ferran in england who
> told me of a project to restage some 19th century technologies
> and am sending her your email
> i have not been able to come up with any research meteorologists
> yet that could help you on the cloud seeding !!
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> From: roger malina <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Thu, May 28, 2009 at 9:19 PM
> Subject: Fwd: [Yasmin_announcements] Presentation Monsieur Moo.
> To: email@example.com
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> From: monsieur moo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Wed, 27 May 2009 12:51:47 +0200
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> Subject: [Yasmin_announcements] Presentation Monsieur Moo.
> Hello Yasminers!
> My name is Monsieur Moo, i'm a French artist settled down in Marseilles
> since last September when i did the first act of a *video art /public
> performance* trilogy that i'm working in.
> This trilogy is an allegory of climate manipulations and it's direct
> consequences. First act called *Naufrage* consisted in recreating a real
> shipwreck where 2 casted away persons founded safety in a melting life
> totally made out of 7,5 tonnes of ice.
> The public, convened for the occasion, testified of the slow-acting but
> incontrovertible disappearance of the rafts and it's occupants but also of
> the huge device necessary for the launching of the raft, the shooting of
> cinematographic team, the 14 security services,etc.
> >From the disproportion between the subject and the device became the real
> interest and the real purpose of this public performance.
> more info : http://www.monsieurmoo.com/naufrage.html
> Now, following Chris burden, Gordon-Matta Clark of Pierre Huyghe work's, i
> focus my researches on what is behind the scene, developing 2 others acts
> taking back the same structure as *Naufrage*.
> The second act, named *Paparuda*, will consist in triggering artificially
> rains close to Canadian-Quebec and American border. This artistic gesture
> will answer to the first cloud seeding campaign leaded by the American
> meteorologist Kurt Herbert 60 years ago. In this time of drought the
> Canadians complained about the fact that the Americans swiped the
> water hold
> in the clouds going in the Canadian direction.
> With this project i would like to make a cloud seeding campaign whit an
> alternative technology consisting in transporting silver iodine (
> AgNO3 + KI
> ) with totally silents meteorologic balloons.
> An audience will be convened to assist at the 2 deployed elements :
> * ( the rain ) and *massive device* ( balloons, cinematographic teams,
> This project is planed to be realised between 15th and 25th of September
> 2009 in the Chicoutimi region (Canadian-Quebec). For this project i
> support from several partnership but i'm still looking for technical,
> scientific and meteorologic consulting.
> If you have any suggestion, question or curiosity about this project feel
> free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
> Kind regards,
> Monsieur Moo.
> PS : the third act of the trilogy is still in gestation and will give more
> in latter.
> To have an overview of my work : www.monsieurmoo.com
> attached as this mail you can find a presentation of *Paparuda.*
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> Roger Malina is in France at this time
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