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THE CITY

Ongoing video project, variable in installation size, 2007 Synopsis: In “The City” night time views of major cities around the globe are shown during the blue hour. In a steady breathing rhythm one image follows the other, one city becomes

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POLICIA

Video, 2 frames, loop, 2007 Synopsis: Exhibiting a paradoxically static yet active Mexican police helicopter, appearing to be simultaneously vigilant and pointless, it is as if suspended on it’s way to an emergency operation. Acting as a biting commentary on the

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WEEPING

Video projection, 7 min. loop, 2001 Synopsis: In Weeping (2001) Melhus assumes the role of a televangelist preaching the way to redemption and salvation. The installation consists of two side-by-side projections of the same character – played by the artist –

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