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Wegerer, Roland

Roland Wegerer
video artist from Austria

participant in
VIP – VideoChannel Interview
VideoChannel – “Body & Soul”
CologneOFF V – 5th Cologne Online Film Festival 2009

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How to Clean a Puddle
2008, 1:47

Jumping in a puddle will be continued to an operate and excessive final. What in childhood after a few jumps was stopped is completed here. Water, mud and the black clothing generate short sculptural images and meet in their social definition in opposition.

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Video title: No.5 (Breathes)
2009, 2:38min

I’m in front of a black background. My head is in the middle of the image. I pull a plastic bag over my head. I close it airseal and start breathing. The sack inflates and draws together over my head. The breathing becomes faster. The attempt is interrupted in because of panic and lack of air.