Shift Neues Museum Weimar, Germany 2001curated by Inka Janssen and Silke Feldhoff
steel, aluminium, electric motor, concrete, solid rubber, plexiglass, styrofoam and metalic silver paint.
height of each tower: 3.2 m, Plan dimension: 1x1m distance between the towers: approx. 9m
By juxtaposing two spaces, the museum and an alpine ski locale; the work explores the commonalities they now share as both spectacle and tourist attraction. The slow movements of the ski lift mechanisms create a familiar rattle of the slopes, that contrast with the atmosphere of the museum.