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oct.10: 19. Videokunst Förderpreis, Bremen



COLLATERAL CAVE, in Deutsch: 'parallele Höhle',

reflektiert die Ko-Existenz von Natur ("Waldsee") und Kultur ("Wohnzimmer"),

in einem isolierten *Nebeneinander* als Metapher für die zunehmenden Virtualisierung

in der Wahrnehmung /Bewertung von natürlichen Phänomänen und Resourcen.


oct.10: SIMULTAN International, ROMANIA





SECRET PLACE (w. Lizet Benrey) screening at SIMULTAN
International Video Festival


oct.10: HUMAN EMOTION PROJECT, Iran

"SECRET PLACE" single /multiple panel work
by Lizet Benrey & Michael Douglas Hawk (2010)
at HEP IRAN group exhibition
Curators Alison Williams and Sohrab M. Kashani


sep.10: SCIENCE MEETS CULTURE, Hamburg

THE GLOBAL ELEMENT: water / WAVE ONE
main installation on artificial ice block
Installation auf künstlichem Eisblock

THE GLOBAL ELEMENT 2010
installation -
complementary 4-panel setup: Earth, Fire, Air and Space
element sequences in opposite space


sep.10: IN OUT Video and Film Festival, Gdansk

FLUID FIELD LOCATOR (HD 9:16) Part of DARE Project, 2010

An interactive self-research work on a varying contemporary emotional status, invoking the artist observing himself on a monitor during a given recording process duration.

Eine interaktive Unteruchung sich verändernder, emotionaler Statii -mit dem Künstler in einer kurzen, visuellen Versuchsanordnung.


jul.10: Carruthers in a THUNDERCUP (global)

Carruthers' character - cold emotionless calculating ruthless hard dead expressionless eyes dangerous the boss - likes to chew on something... a habit - ) highly strung but totally controlled. leg tapping a show of energy - or anger held in. dress - smart - you are wealthy - slick - try oil your hair a little ... neat but dishevelled ...form your own character.
there will be a clothing change. first scene - dark clothes. dark jacket? navy shirt? Slightly offbeat is ok. kitchy floral under dark? hawaii shirt lol ... you see the vision find the man ... he hides in you


may.10: ART BEIJING, PR China

BUBBLE GIRL (HD 1080p, TRT 2:13) screening at Art Beijing
within group show of AFA Macau


apr.10: LANGSTON HUGHES Film Fest, Seattle

participating at LANGSTON-HUGHES African-American Film Festival,
with ADA ON STAIRCASE (HD 720p, 2006), Seattle, USA


feb.10: DIESSEITS-JENSEITS, Rotenburg

TRANS-FORMATION public space media installation
a major digital video work of the artist, consisting of three versions of
seven integrated parts in upright format in HD,original audio
score (edit by Munro 1605 and MDH)
premiere projection on local church bell tower, Rotenburg Germany.

NO SIGNAL environment (ca. 170 x 250 x 250cm;
supervisor's shed inside a deserted imprinting hangar)
complementing the TRANS-FORMATION installation.
Refuge of a hypothetical cemetry gardener, with chair, tools,
cupboard, portable TV (without reception), framed photographs,
unfinished letter; illuminated by an infrared light.