Root Event

Videokunst- und Kurzfilmfest Facing the Artwork

Parent Event

DE 2008

In the video “Line” a high-resolution digital camera reaches its limits: a person dressed in black paints a black line on a wall. As a result of lighting conditions, the camera cannot differentiate between the black of the person and the black background. Artist and art fuse, the person seems to disappear in front of the camera. In times when we are observed by cameras every minute, “line” seems to be a humorous way to escape surveillance.

2 min