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2013 venice biennale #8…

There are lots of these 16mm films by Joao Maria Gusmao and Pedro Paiva, they stick in your head and don’t go away, they are lovely and all accompanied by the reassuring whirr of actual film projection:

I made a little stop motion of this vast video installation “MIllet Mounds” by Kan Xuan:

This work is by Danh Vo, he has imported a colonialist era catholic church from Vietnam and installed it in the Arsenale:

…and i just put this in as i though it was a novel and fun way to watch video work: