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MEETING FLORCHEN GORDON

Grace Schwindt
In this work, the artist’s grandfather remembers meeting his Jewish neighbour in Berlin during the rise of Nazi Germany. He tells this story while iluustrating it with a drawing....

THE SIMPLE FACT OF NOT BEING A WOMAN (1)

Messieurs Delmotte
In this early piece, part one of two, Messieurs Delmotte dresses up as some disco diva, dancing naked in front of the camera on a thumping disco beat. Is it so easy not being a woman?...

HF REMIX 1

Pascal Baes
HF Remix 1 is a mathematical rearrangement of fragments of old 16mm films through the systematic adaptation of the ’Height Field’ effect on images. The film ’Rainbow market’ shows a series of performances carried out at the Centre Pompidou in Paris and at the Saint-Gilles flower market in Brussels...

BUSBY BERKELEY'S VILLAGE

Koen Theys
Busby Berkeley became famous as a director of Hollywood musicals in the 1920’s en ’30’s. He was often seen as the opposite of Fred Astaire because for him the individuality of his dancers was unimportant...
Mariage d'Art et Entreprise, 2004, Angel Vergara Santiago & Benoît Eugene © the artist Mariage d'Art et Entreprise, 2004, Angel Vergara Santiago & Benoît Eugene © the artist

MARIAGE D'ART ET ENTREPRISE

Angel Vergara - Benoît Eugene
A recording of the performace written and directed by Benoît Eugene and Angel Vergara in collaboration with the collective plus tôt te laat (camera & editing) during the Lille 2004 festival. Art and Entrepreneurship are getting married by Europe (Imbal Yalon). Attending the ceremony are Industry and Insurance Institute, father and mother respectively of Entrepreneurship...

A BIT OF MATTER AND A LITTLE BIT MORE

Lawrence Weiner
‘A Bit of Matter and A Little Bit More’ places individuals next to objects and language, in a kaleidoscope of possible layers of interpretation. The images in this work are of an explicit sexual nature...
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LE MOYEN DE S'ENTENDRE

Michel Bonnemaison
The actor Enrique Ariman in a dinner-jacket writhes on the telephone in a setting of electronic graphics with tangy colours. "Everyone talks on the telephone and no one ever talks about the telephone. Everyone talks about television and television talks for everyone. It’s through the telephone that television arrived, even if we’re told quite the opposite...

EXTENDED HORIZON

Lukas Marxt
Like a cultivated alien, Lukas Marxt wanders through a desert landscape guiding his reconnaissance by remote control. Everything is entirely normal, but both path and logic come to a sudden end at an abyss. Marxt perseveres while the sound of his alleged steps wafts away with the camera image into a void: three cheers for cinematic reality....

KOEN THEYSLAND

Koen Theys
In 2008, video artist Walter Verdin was asked by CANVAS, a Belgian public TV network, to make a daily opener for the channel, to be broadcasted just before the 8 o’clock news. He proposed to use excerpts of his Title Safe project (link: www.titlesafe.be), which was a cooperation with many other video artists, amongst who Koen Theys...