Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Bogna Burska

God Is Vain

Bogna Burska. God Is Vain, 2006–2007.

Description:
Excerpt 12'51" of 23'28", found footage video (footage of 51 feature films)

(Collaboration with Michal Januszaniec)

Video compiled of fragments of doubled images of human beings – mirroring reflections or pairs of the same sex. The work is an attempt to analyze concept and iconography of mirror or symmetric reflection. At the same time, the video is constructed as a love story where two lovers meet, overcome obstacles and end happily in each others arms.

Medium:
Video

Tags:
mirror, found footage, tango, twins, sex, symmetry, same sex couples, love, lesbian cinema, reflection, gay cinema

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Location
Gdansk, Poland
Poland

Contact
bognab@gmail.com

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