Carsten Höller The Beat, 2008
Colour video, 16/9, 45'31''
Directed by Charles de Meaux (and Akim Benyousef / Ericka Etangsalé)
Edited by Ulrika Sparre
Photography par André Morin
Edition of 500 copies
Produced and published by IMPORT (mfc-michèle didier & les Presses du Réel) in 2008
©2008 Carsten Höller and IMPORT (mfc-michèle didier & les Presses du Réel)
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The Beat is a documentary conceived by the artist from the starting point of an exhibition whose lightning system is made to flicker at a frequency of 7,8 Hz. A mix of dark-pop music from the eighties and nineties emphasizes the psychedelic effect.