Bambitchell (Sharlene Bamboat & Alexis Mitchell)
Special Works School, 27 min, Color, Stereo, Canada, 2018
Bambitchell is the collaboration between Sharlene Bamboat and Alexis Mitchell. They have exhibited internationally, most recently at the Berlinale: Forum Expanded, Germany (2018), and a solo exhibition at Gallery TPW, Toronto (2018). They have an upcoming residency at the MacDowell Colony, USA.
Special Works School was the codename used by the British Army between 1917-1919 for a group of artists who were employed by the military to develop camouflage technology’. This video installation that examines the convergence of artistic practice and surveillant technology.