VANITY OF VANITIES / 2019
Multichannel video installation, sound, HD screens, steel, paint. Dimensions variable
On three screens, photos and videos circulating on the internet alternate with quotes from the Book of Ecclesiastes in the Old Testament. The video is a live capture of an Instagram feed whose content one can follow and like during its time as a video installation. The notion of vanity in the Book of Ecclesiastes refers to the transience of the world and is often used in combination with the word emptiness.
pictures by Kristof Vrancken