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Christophe & Christophe
Andreas Gedin

Two men have a task: to say a new word every second, 80 times. One of them fails all the time. The other one is doing better. They can hear a meteronome so that they say the words exactly one/second. They have never met.

Christophe & Christophe also exists in a 30 min installation version.

Keywords Sound
Aspect ratio 1.78:1 (4:3 Letterbox)
Prod. format Generic SD-video
Duration 00:10:23
Language English & French & Swedish
Color Color
Year 1998
Latest screening Oct 16, 2020
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About the artist

Andreas Gedin

Born in 1958, works and lives in Stockholm, Sweden. The works by Andreas Gedin combines an interest for ideas, communication, logistics, text and power relations. Often his works interfere with given rules. This causes disturbance of what we regard as normal. Therefore humor is an important part of many of his work. The works can be presented in small actions, videos, text, photography or whatever suits the artworks best.

Andreas Gedin has participated in several exhibitions nationally and internationally. Among them: Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam, Holland, and Nicolai CCAC, Copenhagen, Freespace, Sydney. Previous years solo shows include Index, Stockholm, Bildmuseet, Umeå and Moderna Museet, Stockholm among many others. Gedin has also done a series of projects at Liljevalchs Konsthall in Stockholm.