VIDEOSKOP: View of the imai video art collection from the outside
Paul Garrin: «Free Society» (1988)
Paul Garrin's short video «Free Society» is the result of spontaneous camcorder recordings made in the night of the 6th to 7th August, 1988, as the video and media art artist in the vicinity of his apartment bore witness to rioting in Tompkin's Square Park when the New York police violently evicted homeless people from the park.
Video selected and introduced by
Kathrin Becker, Video-Forum, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.)
Kathrin Becker is a curator, author and art historian based in Berlin. She is currently managing the Video-Forum of the Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) and is curator of the 3rd Moscow International Biennial For Young Art 2012.