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INDEX #017: Leo Schatzl - Farrago (2006)

Suiza. Experimental. 75 minutos
Título Original: INDEX #017: Leo Schatzl - Farrago
Director: Leo Schatzl
Formato: DVD  Calidad: DVD
Idioma: Sin diálogos   Subtítulos: No necesita

The subversive, ironic analysis of systems of social control; pseudo-scientific technical experiments, for example with objects of daily use; and the »manipulation« of our visual habits with the help of technical apparatus ­ these are central aspects of artistic work of Leo Schatzl. Martin Sturm

KRIEG ETC. 1983, 4 min
MAX./EXTRAMAX. 1986, 4:30 min
MOBILE MATRATZE 1988, 3:40 min
SW-EGO (V.4) 1990, 4 min
AKZIDENZ 1991, 5:10 min
T.Z. USA 1991 - GOING FAST SLOW (V.4) 1991, 5 min
WALL 1992, 5:10 min
MASCHINENKAMPF 1992, 4:20 min
OXO WONDER VISION (2) 1996, 2:30 min
FAX ME / HOMERUN 1996 1996, 4:10 min
TABU ZONE #2 1998, 4:10 min
VANISHING POINTS 2005, 4:20 min


living and working as freelance artist in Vienna since 1987.
1980-1987, studies at the University of Art in Linz (visual design, metal design). Cooperation with several artists’ groups (Stadtwerkstatt, Unabhängige Filme Linz, Dead Dog Gallery, Kunstlabor, Contained ...). Teaching post at the University of Art in Linz since 1992 (intermedia laboratories). Main fields of work: interdisciplinary room installations, objects, photography, image media. Numerous projects, exhibitions, film and video screenings in Austria and abroad.