Unfortunately, impossible

2007, HD video, 9:18 min.

The idea of the work was born as a result of a lot of unwelcome pieces of news starting with phrases such as "Unfortunately...", "We are afraid to inform you that...", and others like that, portraying the artists' survival activities.
In the video, their least favourite English words and phrases, written on a wall with pencil, appear continuously.
Their two arms struggle to rub out part of the words (un, less, im, etc.) with erasers in order to change the meaning into something a little more positive.


2013 ZAMEK Culture Centre, Poznan, Poland

2012 Galerie Wedding, Berlin