Hofgang mit Foucault


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Hofgang mit Foucault
Krems, Austria, 2009
Unauthorized Intervention, HDV Video 04:02 min.
From a specific spot on top of a hill one can see into the yard of Austrias largest prison. Vice versa it is the only spot of the outside world inmates can see. A seven meter portrait of Michel Foucault (black and white print on cardboard) was erected temporarily on this spot. Smoke was used increase theatrical imact.

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Commissioned by: Kunsthalle Krems
Curator: Hans-Peter Wipplinger
Video: Leopold Kessler, Jan Machacek