Mothership

2013. video (color, sound), media player, screen or projector, 15 min loop. Music by Evan Samek.
Mothership is journey through absurd and whimsical environments, drawing broadly on references to ancient mythology, science fiction, architecture and corporate branding. The culminating film is a mystical critique on power, wealth and the role of technology in the digital age.

Still from Monaghan's video installation showing a Sci-Fi form.
Humorous scene with pop-culture reference showing Iron Man dancing
Contemporary art video installation showing pop culture references.
Dream-like still showing the financial center of London on the back of a mythical cow
Still showing a luxury high-end operating room
Pop-culture references abound in this surreal video installation by artist Jonathan Monaghan