Gloria al Bravo Pueblo, 2009
(Glory to the brave nation. National anthem of Venezuela)
Video, color, sound, 4:53 min.
An anonymous actor is shown in a hammock, sometimes relaxed sometimes as in his throes of death, accompanied by the music of the Venezuelan anthem and parrot's squawks
(More information from Alfons Hug's catalogue text can be found on the Spanish and German pages)
© Stills: Christine de la Garenne
Menos Tiempo que Lugar. The Art of the Independence: Contemporary Ecos. Artists from Latin America and Germany, 2009 - 2011. Curator: Alfons Hug.