selected videos

Melissa Pauw



Red Balloon 4:00 1999
In a performance influenced by early video, a balloon is used to communicate without verbal understanding; resulting in moments which are both tense and humorous.

ellipsis 2:48 2001
A video exploring two modes of interaction: body language and communication technology (the telephone). Four pairs of eyes attempt to make a connection.

unititled (keyboard) 2:14 2001
In an effort to communicate using derelict computer hardware, this dual perspective video investigates the frustration and problems facing modern communication technologies.

One Two Buckle My Shoe 3:25 2001
An adult narrator looks into a young girls memory, recounting four childhood stories about the relationship between brother and sister, shyness, language, and the games kids play.

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