The Scribes
writing performance, 2002
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Star Trap
multimedia performance, Zeiss Großplanetarium, Berlin, 1991
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Die Luftmenschen
multimedia performance, Ars Electronica, Linz, 1988
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Vereisung (with Penelope Wehrli)
sound and film installation performance, 1986
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Beats
multi-channel sine wave installation, 1975
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The Scribes
writing performance, 2002
Location: Watertower (Wasserspeicher), Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg
Materials: Hanging paper rolls, Ladders, Markers, Lighting, Sound Environment
Sound: multi-channel sine wave composition in collaboration with Jörg Hiller
Performers: Students and former students of the Art Academy of Berlin-Weißensee
Content: Texts on the subject fire and arson collected from the Internet.

12 enormous paper rolls are hung in a circle of brick arches in the cellar of the Water Tower in Berlin. At the beginning of the performance, twelve persons are stationed at each roll, and begin to write in large black letters from texts which they hold in their hands. As the surface of the paper is filled, the rolls are pulled downwards, until the floor is gradually covered with crumpled sheets of written paper. The resulting installation remained for the length of the exhibition.

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Star Trap
multimedia performance, Zeiss Großplanetarium, Berlin, 1991
In collaboration with writer Jan Faktor

Light beam projection on planetarium dome, accomplished by artist Folke Hanfeld

Speakers: Brigitte Berthet, Jan Faktor, Werner Hennrich
Music composition performed by music ensemble, The Orchestra of Excited Strings

Texts: Geschichte der Himmelskunde von der Ältsten auf Neueste Zeit, J. H. Mädler, Weimar 1839; H. H. Voigt, Abriss der Astronomie, Zürich 1975; Catalogs of Ptolemy and Ulugh Begh, London 1907; Prolegomenes des Tables Astronomiques D'Ouloug Beg, M. Sedillot, Paris, 1853; The Star Atlas, V. P. Shcheglov, Fan Publishing House, Tashkent, 1978

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Die Luftmenschen
multimedia performance, Ars Electronica, Linz, 1988
480 reprocessed still frames selected from private home movies; digital programmable dissolve projection system.

Images in high contrast black and white.

Music: Magnetically amplified steel wires in conjunction with dynamic processor gating system.

Produced in collaboration with Ars Electronica and Het Apollohuis, Eindhoven.
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Vereisung (with Penelope Wehrli)
sound and film installation performance, 1986
Sound installation with film installation by artist Penelope Wehrli.

Sound: Yiddish Learning Text superimposed on recordings of long strings with magnetic string drivers.

Installed in a tunnel under the Siegsaule (Victory Column) in West Berlin, as part of "Berlin/New York" project organized by the Berlin Kunsthalle.

Videoartist David Blair functioned as a guard. 15 visitor allowed entry at a time.

The Performance was part of Berlin/New York exchange project.

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Beats
multi-channel sine wave installation, 1975
S.U.N.Y. Buffalo, Nuts and Bolts Electronic Music Festival; sine wave generators, sound system.

Standing waves and audio interference patterns in space.
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