GINTA VASERMANE

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VIDEO INSTALLATION

In non-narrative videos I compose and choreograph theatrical-performative scenes, which play with relationships between bodies, architecture, the space of the frame and their limits and elasticity (expansion). While setting up human bodies both in architectural space and in the space of the frame as sculptural elements, I stage an existence with its own logic and rules.

Movements are composed in a specific rhythm and become irrational and possible at the same time. The arrangements of body positions are expressive of, and play with, the inner conditions of an observer placed in diverse social conditions, spaces and structures.

With light irony and poetic methods I play with a subject through staged scenarios. There’s a questioning of who we are and what we do in specific locations.

All the videos are connected to each other in order to create a narrative network, and are to be set up in a multi-channel installation in the space.

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GINTA VASERMANE

Born in Riga (Latvia), received M.A. from the Netherlands Film Academy and B.F.A. from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy. Works and lives in Amsterdam. Has been nominated for Mondriaan Funds Young Talent grant, 2013 and to Rene Coelho prize by Dutch Media Art Institute, 2010. Participated in artist residency at “Lower Manhattan Cultural Council”, NYC.

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