Video, 3:00 min.
Sound: Jan St. Werner
With a text by:
Limited edition, signed by the artist:
34 + 8 copies
Sandro Droschl, Künstlerhaus, Halle für Kunst & Meiden, 2007
Rosa Barba ’s cinematic works describe the moment before the vital action, an intermediate situation where meaning dissolves for an instant, leaving an impression of incompleteness. The plot of her stories develops along the delicate seams of notional and authentic realities; the suspense of period and moment, of expanded time and unique moment. The string of events and minimal sensations compose the imaginary ways of her network. Spaces wherein the unlikely and the impossible can temporary burgeon.
studied theater and film in Erlangen, from 1993 to 1995 and continued her studies in film between 1995 and 2000 at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. Barba has actively continued to study film in the course of a number of residencies, including the two-year residency program at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam. She exhibits in galleries and museums internationally.