a film by Lars Laumann
Sunday November 29, 2009, 19:00
The video Berlinmuren (2008) tells the story of a highly unusual relationship: the love affair between the Swedish woman Eija-Riita Berliner-Mauer and the Berlin Wall. She considers November 9th, 1989, the day the Wall “fell,” the saddest day of her life. Berliner-Mauer now lives in Liden in northern Sweden where, besides running a museum that displays models of guillotines and the Berlin Wall, she moderates a number of websites about the Wall and the phenomenon of human love for objects.
was in residency at PROGRAM in the spring of 2009. The artist will be present for the screening.
*courtesy of Maureen Paley, London