Matter Loves, Matter Lives, Matter Loves – the affective labour of the image in Hito Steyerl’s In Free Fall by Bridget Crone

08.10.10
In Free Fall, Hito Steyerl, 2010, exhibition at Picture This, image courtesy of the artist What is it like to experience the duration of two minutes in film? One minute? Hito Steyerl’s latest work, In Free Fall – a co-commission by Chisenhale Gallery, Picture This and the Collective Gallery – begins with the announcement “2 minutes to screening” and so we experience the duration of this ...
The Otolith Group talks to George Clark

18.02.10
Otolith I - The Otolith Group George Clark talks to Anjalika Sagar & Kodwo Eshun – The Otolith Group -  following their exhibition at The Showroom, London, about the Otolith Trilogy, their exploration of history, politics and the essay film. How did The Otolith Group come into being? Anjalika: We met around 2000 – one of the things that brought us together was Chris Marker (La Jetée, Sans ...
The Showroom reopens with A Long Time Between Suns

15.09.09
Otolith III, Otolith Group Date: 9 September – 24 October 2009 | Location: The Showroom, 63 Penfold Street, London Having relocated to new premises on London’s Penfold street, the Showroom Gallery will mark its relaunch with the premiere of the Otolith Group‘s Otolith III. The film will be shown alongside an installation designed by Will Holder. Together they comprise the second part of A Long Time Between ...