stille dag (silent day) (2012) by Aleksander Johan Andreassen
HD Video, 07:52 min. in loop
One channel video, aspect ratio: 4:3
With Aleksander Johan Andreassen and Karin Andreassen
The video follows the artist’s mother for 24 hours from a fixed position using time-lapse photography. The audio consists of two edited conversations between the artist and his mother about her passive lifestyle and the effect it has on their relationship.
The film is shown in full length 21 December 2020 to 21 January 2021 on the occasion of the launching of BEK Archive.
stille dag has been screened at the AC Institute in New York, USA; 6th Cairo Video Festival in Cairo, Egypt; Høstutstillingen 2014 (The Autumn Exhibition 2014) in Oslo, Norway; and Deluge Contemporary Art in Victoria, BC, Canada, among others.