DVD, 2 min
The work is developed with basis in questions related to rethorics, communication and power strategies in politics. The hand gestures of the former Swedish Prime Minister Göran Persson, during speech sessions at the Parliament of Sweden, is in focus.
The sound track is made of speech samples from Lance Armstrong, Bono, Jimmy Carter, Dwight Eisenhower, Mary Fisher, Martin Luther King, John F Kennedy, Olof Palme, Eleanor Roosvelt, Harry Truman, Denzel Washington, Oprah Winfrey - to which the hands of the former Swedish Prime Minister Göran Persson are edited to dance along with.
|Installation view of Keep the Dream Alive|