PRODUCTION DATE: 2016
DURATION: 4min 01sec
Hélios is a video made from 2489 copyrights free pictures, reproducing a revolution of the Earth around the Sun. Located in 226 countries or on the seas and oceans, sunsets come one after another according to their geographical position. These figurative moments string together in a pursuit of the allegory of the Sun.
Alex Mira lives in Rennes and works in Rennes and Paris, France. He’s interested in the issues surrounding the concept of life, from tiny scales to the eternal silence of the cosmic spaces. Keeping away from anthropocentric points of view, he tries to provoke the shift towards the alterity, which stimulate the discovery.