they were all there
homage to my father,
This video was inspired by a dream I had shortly after my father's death in December 1979. The background E sounds are recorded from a Continuum workshop with the late Emilie Conrad, the founder of Continuum Movement. It's a meditation on death, mourning and the element of water which is fundamental to this piece as it is to all life. And most of all it 's an homage to my late father, Max Schaefer.
Love Letter to Roma, tra mito e realtà
Love Letter to Roma, tra mito e realtà,
based on my photographs and reflections of
Roma, was created for The Black Room at
Macro (Museo d’Arte Contemporanea in
Roma), and exhibited in June 2019.
It was an act of love for Roma and its people and
was part of a multimedia, participatory installation
which explored the idea, where is Home? Where
does the inner and outer world come into
alignment? Is there a place on earth that brings
out the best in you?
For many, home is transient, especially when
persecution forces people to seek refuge
elsewhere. Then, home is not a choice, but a
limiting condition shaped by cultural fear and