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Katja Bjørn

Compass 2011

Video sculpture, 51 x 51 x 35 cm, video loop 5 min, black MDF, compass from industrial fishing vessel, fresnel lens, 19” monitor, computer, no sound.

1. Losing control. Just as one thinks one can focus on the distorted, bloated images they are pushed aside, revealing dreams with impossible roads and directions.

2. Find your way. The compass needle, shaped like a woman, turns and shows choices and directions taken in life, worn shiny with use.