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Lady in Red
Lisa Strömbeck

Three minutes with Chris de Burgh in the leading role on the audio track singing his famous 1980’s number Lady in Red while Lisa Strömbeck stars in the visuals as the Lady in Red at home. An angry and humorous critique on the music video industry and all those hymns written to a womans beauty.

Keywords Feminism, Body
Aspect ratio 1.33:1 (4:3)
Prod. format Generic SD-video
Duration 00:04:00
Language English
Color Color
Year 1996
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About the artist

Lisa Strömbeck

Lisa Strömbeck is born 1966 in Andrarum, Sweden. Graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in 1999. Currently lives and works in Copenhagen in Denmark and Borrby, Sweden. Her works span the media of video, photography and collage. Animals and the human relationships to them are a recurring motif in her socio-psychological studies.The human-animal relationship functions as a metaphor for the economics of love, exploring the shift between inner psychologies and outer realities and their confluence in processes of identity and identification.