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Black Lens | What is the Content of (Your) (Black) Technique? : Le geste comme technologie

[Paris 10e • France]


Human Memory and Machine Eye


Onyeka will introduce the videos and speak about their aim — the use of dance, the body, movement, and gesture as technologies or analytics. After the films Ciaran will read a piece about the works developing some of their themes in relation recent work by Rizvana Bradley and Andrew Benjamin on these questions of gesture, Adorno on technique and technology, in response to Moten and Harney’s provocation that « the black aesthetic is not about technique, is not a technique… »



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Recorded on the 29th March 2018 at La Colonie.
Concept : Filipa César, Louis Henderson & Olivier Marboeuf
Production : Khiasma in collaboration with Archive Kabinett (Berlin) & Spectre Productions
« Black Lens » is an associated programme of Cinéma du Réel Film Festival at Centre Pompidou.
With the support of the PERSPEKTIVE fund for contemporary art and architecture (an initiative of the Institut français’s Bureau des arts plastiques, supported by the French Ministry of Culture and the Goethe Institut) and Fluxus Art Projects.