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THE STEWARTS HAVE A PARTY

Hans Op de Beeck
The Stewarts are a carefully cast fictitious family. The various members appear and disappear in an empty white room, like life-sized marionettes dressed in white. As is customary in the sub-genre of marionette theatre, they are manipulated by black-clothed puppeteers who are part of the set entourage: production assistants, a makeup girl and a hair stylist...
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THE HUNDRED VIDEOS 88. THREE DREAMS

Steve Reinke
I’m in Chichen Itza and walking from the ball court to the big pyramid and it’s just about to get dark....
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LE VOYAGE DE CHRISTOPHE COLOMB

Jacques Louis Nyst
This short video is one of Jacques-Louis Nyst’s earlier experiences with the medium...

JUMP

Shelly Silver
In JUMP, Shelly Silver placed a static camera in a working-class neighbourhood. Accompanied by a jazzy soundtrack, on the background, we observe modest houses, an old factory and local inhabitants walking around. On the foreground, a group of children attempts to appear in the camera frame and enjoys to jump in and out of the image....

INSERT COIN HIGHWAY CAR

Hans Op de Beeck
The viewer drops a coin in the slot machine and an image of a small child in a kiddie car appears. The car’s movement tips the child back and forth. Instead of enjoying the ride, the child appears sullen and unhappy. (Source: www.hansopdebeeck.com)...

JE M'EN MERDE

Karen Vanderborght
’Shit.’ (Karen Vanderborght)...
ETA, 1987, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist ETA, 1987, Angel Vergara Santiago © the artist

ETA

Angel Vergara
The artist made this film with a grant he received from the ’Fondation de la Tapisserie’ in Tournai. The film documents a performance in which the artist is walking around in Tournai, while he is holding a series of empty frames. With the empty frames he is suggesting that the actual artistic content and input of his performances should be looked for in the city itself...

WALLPAPER

Edith Dekyndt
A flower print on textile is extremely slowly moving in the wind. Is the a curtain? Where is it located? And what is happening behind, on the other side of it?...

PRESTO, PERFECT SOUND

Manon de Boer
“I find it fascinating to watch the face of someone who is reading, playing music or thinking, because these are often moments when people seem to forget their ‘social face’, being so concentrated on an interior activity; moments in which a mental space is reflected on the face — this surface between inside and outside...
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BIËNNALE VAN PARIJS 1985

Jef Cornelis
A programme on the Paris Biennale in 1985, mainly focused on figurative art - “art on the wall”. During the mounting of the exhibitions in the ‘Grande Halle’, the camera zooms in on curators and organizers (Georges Boudaille, Kasper König, Alanna Heis, …), as well as artists like Keith Haring, David Hockney and Daniel Buren...