WISH YOU WERE HERE

4 min single-channel video projection 2007 (2min. excerpt)



Can we ever fully grasp the nuances of a different culture? How possible is it to assimilate?
Wish You Were Here is a 4 min. video projection (looped) that records an improvised exchanged between a german speaker and a non german speaker trying to learn how to pronounce the name of a famous tourist/historic site in Germany.