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Jan Verbeek

Continuum 05:45, Color, Stereo, DE, 1991

‘Go on!’ Buddha’s last words.
Without commentary, the video presents an everyday means of transportation in movement. The particular images and sounds and the polarizing editing make this technical, ceaselessly running object an increasingly associative metaphor; it acquires the character of a living creature, trapped in its system.