Betty Sargeant creates video art at the intersection of art and technology. The flash editing, oversaturated colour and layered aesthetics highlight Betty’s unique hyper-pop style.
NATURE vs STUFF (2022)
Four years of Betty’s field research. Three video artworks. The discordant aesthetics of this video art series sound the climate alarm.
HYPER-POP VIDEO ART (2022)
Hyper-Pop SINK SWIM features oversaturated colour, discordant visuals, flash editing and eye-fatigue aesthetics.
PUBLIC VIDEO ART (2019-20)
CONCEAL is a public video artwork by Betty Sargeant and Justin Dwyer. It features generative computer animations of Betty’s biological imagery.
PROJECTION MAPPING (2022)
UNEARTHED is a projection mapped video artwork by Betty Sargeant, Yorta Yorta artist Lorraine Brigdale and Justin Dwyer.
INTERACTIVE VIDEO: STORYTELLING MACHINE (2016)
THE STORYTELLING MACHINE is an interactive 9-channel video installation. The machine instantly transforms the public’s drawings into animated characters that roam the artwork’s video worlds.
Betty Sargeant lives and works on the land of the Yaluk-ut Weelam clan of the Boon Wurrung people. She pays respect to elders past and present. Always was, always will be, Aboriginal Land.