subject and viewer moving independently



in one’s own time
an exhibition proposed by Constantin Thun

Adelyhd van Bender, André Cadere, I.N. Cape, Rob Chavasse, Leidy Churchman, Cosimo Fanzago, Heike-Karin Föll, Sofia Ginevra Gianni, Jack Goldstein, Delia Gonzalez, Isabel Lewis, Maria Loboda, Matmos, Shahryar Nashat, Walter Pichler, Augustas Serapinas, Hannah Weinberger, Richard Wentworth, Holger Wüst and Cerith Wyn Evans

10 – 17 July 2016
San Giuseppe delle Scalze, Salita Pontecorvo, Napoli 80135, Italy
Opening: Sunday, 10 July, 6 – 8:30pm

The week is accompanied by screenings selected by Martin Ebner, a guided tour of Sanità’s architecture by Fabrizio Ballabio, readings of Sandro Penna’s short stories, and a portable library by Beck Books.




Subject and viewer moving independently.
Experimental film and video works from 1967-1987, selected by Martin Ebner


Intro (audio):    Pauline Oliveros, Big Mother is Watching You, 1966, 34 min.


Part 1        1967-1972        33 min

Joyce Wieland, Sailboat, 1967, 2.51 min., color, audio

Joyce Wieland, Handtinting, 1967-68, 6 min., color, silent

Hollis Frampton, Surface Tension, 1968, 9 min., color, audio

Józef Robakowski, Test 1, 1971, 5.44 min., b/w, audio

Malcolm Le Grice, Threshold, 1972, 13.22 min., color, audio


Part 2        1980-1987        51 min.

Dara Birnbaum, Remy/Grand Central: Trains and Boats and Planes
1980, 4.18 min, color, audio


Robert Ashley, Perfect Lives, a Television Opera (excerpt):

Part 7/7: The Backyard (T’Be Continued)
1983, 24.45 min., color, audio


Dara Birnbaum, Damnation of Faust Trilogy:

Dara Birnbaum, Damnation of Faust: Evocation
1983, 10.02 min., color, audio

Dara Birnbaum, Damnation of Faust: Will-o’-the-Wisp (A Deceitful Goal)
1985, 5.46 min., color, audio

Dara Birnbaum, Damnation of Faust: Charming Landscape
1987, 6.30 min., color, audio