● Ballet Mécanique Swing scene [0:14]

In the original film this shot was filmed upside down.

Niels Plenge 2018, digital video, installation loop

● Jardin Artificiel

Video installation at Kunst Vinduet (Havneholmen 80, CPH) inspired by the Dada film Ballet Mécanique from 1924. The site specific installation is composed as an artificial garden, complete with a fence, a bench, a swing and an easel with an artist’s rough sketches of his model. The video is an animated remake of a scene probably shot by Man Ray. My work is exploring the concept of abstraction.

Niels Plenge 2019, video installation


● Jardin Artificiel installation shot [0:53]

The installation at Kunst Vinduet was possible to watch day and night for one month.

Niels Plenge 2019, video installation