cz en

Venus

Elen Řádová 1993, video, 9:26 min.

One of Řádová’s first student videos (and also one of the first digital animations to be created by a Czech artist), Venus consists of a series of intimate close-up shots of a woman shaving various parts of her body. The stylized image, which moves in a distinctly slowed-down, almost dreamlike rhythm, is accompanied by the famous “Lady in the Radiator Song” from David Lynch’s depressing and psychotic film Eraserhead (1979) with the lyrics “In Heaven, everything is fine.”

Copyright © 2018 - All rights reserved.