Theory of Heat / Maxwell's Demon

Theory of Heat / Maxwell's Demon (2010)

graphite on paper. 50 min. HD video, sound, color

Exhibitions & Screenings:

The Banff Centre, Alberta, CA.
Nighthawk Cinema, Brooklyn, NY.


performers: Jerzy Rozenberg, Crystal Murfett
camera: Leigh-Ann Pahapill
production: Banff Centre Rice Studio
sound design: Mike Crane

Special Thanks to: Kitty Scott, Jan Verwoert


Theory of Heat / Maxwell's Demon is a graphite drawing accompanied by a two-channel narrative video portraying a staged lecture about Maxwell’s Demon–a thought experiment formulated by the 19th century Scottish physicist and founder of color theory, James Clerk Maxwell.