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KINSHASA, CITY ON THE GO

Thierry De Mey
In Kinshasa, there is movement everywhere. The camera, guided by one of those familiar with the city’s flow, reveals the vibrations of the Kinshasa megalopolis. The spectator can follow the footsteps of one of these "guides"...
El pintor en centro 2, 2007, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist El pintor en centro 2, 2007, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist

EL PINTOR EN CENTRO 2

Angel Vergara
Vergara walks around the centre of Castelló, following the shapes of a fountain, buildings, cars and passers-by with his brush....

EIGHT CHAPTERS IN FOUR MOVEMENTS

Teresa Cos
Eight Chapters in Four Movements is a performance transposed into video. London Bridge is crossed every morning at the same time by thousands of commuters forming a river moving unidirectionally South to North. The scene is iconic and has been impressed many times in the news, films, documentaries, lullabies and poetry...
Panorama, 2007, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist Panorama, 2007, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist

PANORAMA

Angel Vergara
We see a panorama of Castelló, and while the camera gradually revolves around the city, Vergara follows what he sees with his brush....

NOTSTANDSBORDSTEIN

Wolf Vostell
In 'Notstands bordstein' [State of Emergency Kerb] the title word is projected continuously in white letters on a black background; the video refers to a dé-coll/age happening in Munich on 6 May 1969 in collaboration with gallery Van de Loo...

BIENNALE MIDDELHEIM 1971

Jef Cornelis
Original broadcast date: 07/06/1971 Content: 00’00" Leader. 00’07" Titles. 00’15" Official opening of the Middelheim Sculpture Biennial. 00’32" Pictures of sculpture, mainly American and Dutch. 03’20" The curator of the Dutch section, Eugène Terwind, has installed sculptures in a garden created for the occasion, and that looks like an urban district...

M'ZAB, STEDELIJK WONEN IN DE WOESTIJN

Jef Cornelis
M’zab, on a couple of cities by the border of the desert in Algeria, proposes an extraordinary architecture of living: in an unwelcoming environment a religiously inspired community has developed a very particular style of living over the centuries. The efficiency of prehistoric habitation construction engineering can still be admired here...
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LOOK AT ME

Uri Tzaig - Avi Shaham
In the video Look at me, translations take place on different levels. With references to silent film (black-and-white, slightly faltering, silent, text signs, images with rounded edges,...) the work shows age-old elderly people, looking for a confrontation with the spectator in close up...
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STROMBEEK, 2000

Jan Kempenaers
An image of Strombeek through a large number of stills. Jan Kempenaers objectifies the photographed image and approaches it with strict aesthetical and technical rules. The world in his landscape pictures is a symphony of green and grey, a hybrid of idyll and concrete....