Photo Credit: Installation view of Strike projected by Light Work UVP on the Everson Museum facade

Hito Steyerl: Strike

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Thursday–Saturday | Dusk–11:00pm
Everson Community Plaza

Light Work is pleased to present Strike (2010) by world-renowned artist Hito Steyerl, whose acclaimed work explores late capitalism’s social, cultural, and financial imaginaries. This super-short, deadpan video sits squarely in the tradition of Fluxus performance and wordplay, a simple but (literally) impactful gesture. In Strike, a monitor is smashed to reveal the outline of its matrix — in the artist’s words, “A sculptural take on what it can mean to take a look backstage.”

Image credit: Installation view of Strike projected by Light Work UVP on the Everson Museum facade

Urban Video Project (UVP) is a multimedia public art initiative of Light Work and Syracuse University in collaboration with the Everson Museum of Art.

Related Events:

Too Much World: An Evening with Hito Steyerl
Thursday, October 21, 6:30pm EDT
Zoom

Please register on UVP’s website below:

Installation view of Strike projected by Light Work UVP on the Everson Museum facade