The Maximum Force of the Future, video, 4:20 min

„We can’t just be having good days, like Cézanne, Monet, Picasso, sitting in the countryside having the best wine, the best food, the best women. We really have to be warriors.“ (M. Abramovic @ guardian.com)

(…) Dual-use Technologies are -independent of there political-economic Effect- a model that is capable to connect different social areas based on objects. If a military as well as a civil function is inherent to an object, tensions between these objects can appear, that may create a mythologic value. They could be understood as cultural objects. The different narrations they induce build a starting point of Fabian Bechtles Work “The Maximum Force of the Future” that has been partially filmed by an intelligent vacuum cleaner. (text: Vincent Grunwald)

exhibition view, Damaged Models, U10, Belgrade, 2015 exhibition view, Damaged Models, U10, Belgrade, 2015 (monitor, portraits of stuntmen, wood, monitor brackets)

Sequenz 01.Standbild014 video still, The Maximum Force of the Future, 2015

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