Hand Catching Lead

Root Event

4. Werkleitz Biennale real[work]

Parent Event

Hand Catching Lead
US 1968

In Serra’s film „Hand Catching Lead“, a hand catches and misses pieces of lead. The opening and the closing of the hand emphasizes the horizontality in the succession of the respective individual frames.

Richard Serra (US), Hand Catching Lead, 1968, 16mm, 3:30 min, b&w