Clear and Present

In the title  the word ‘danger’ is missing on purpose.
I recently (Feb ‘03) read an interview to Susan Sontag who says “What makes Westerners insensitive is not the repeated vision of horror, but our feeling helpless about it”. It perfectly describes the feelings – about the relationship between history and the individual, biased by the overwhelming impact of the media – that guided this piece.

Private Architectures, curated by R.Pinto, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy
video projection (colour, sound, 12:26), 2003

Clear and Present, Galleria Continua, installation view
2 c-prints, variable dimensions
3 wooden shelves supporting small stones, (100 x 8 x 12 cm each)CePcont3 CePcont4