The Last News, 3-31 August; German video art in the Russian Museum
The program “German video art in the Russian Museum” is organized in cooperation with Goethe-Institut and “Video-Forum” (Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin). The curators have selected eight pieces of art of video artists from Germany and other countries.
The Last News, 2002
Reynold Reynolds & Christoph Draeger
“The Last News” reflects upon the personal and collective fears and urge of the media to broadcast the apocalypse. Guy Richard Smith, playing the role of anchorman for MSNBC’s (fictionalized TV-channel) “24 Hour Disaster and Survival Network”, reports apocalyptic events on the background of images taken from science fiction disaster films.
August 11 the lecture of Maria Godovannaya “The Last News by
Christoph Draeger and Reynold Reynolds” will take place (in Russian).