2003

Mikro Video

Video, loop on TV wall in electronics store

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Excerpt, 20''

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— Videowork made for a television-wall in an electronical appliances store (Mikro Electro) in Tilburg, The Netherlands, during the exhibition Shopping.

— Exhibited
Shopping, Fundament Foundation, Tilburg, 2003
Thanks to Lucas Maassen and Dries Verbruggen


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— The retrospectively innocent consumerism of the 70's TV gameshow, in which the contestant would win all the items on the belt that he or she could remember afterwards, and the openly displayed greed of the contestants – now a totally common emotion on tv – was a mesmerizing spectacle at the time, even when viewed on the black and white screens of that era.