Irmielin Leipzig based artist Francis Hunger – media art, installation, conceptual art, feminism, media history

Book: Search Routines – Tales of Databases (2015)

Databases pervade our everyday life, they are involved in the individual’s most fundamental activities. Through their near invisibility and resistance to narration they produce subtle forms of collective control and normalization, accompanied by keywords such as: mass surveillance, big data,... continue reading
Utopia Generator (2015)

Utopia Generator (2015)

The installation Utopia Generator consists of a diamond-shaped, reflective object, hung from the ceiling, that spins slowly. About 20 slide projectors throw names of actual utopian communities, which existed in North America during 1860 to 1920, onto the object, and... continue reading
Cast Iron, Brass, Steel (2015)

Cast Iron, Brass, Steel (2015)

Rechenmaschine Mercedes Euklid 21, 32×19×34cm Ich traf das erste Mal auf sie, als ich die Geschichte der frühen sowjetischen Raumfahrt recherchierte. Es ist eine halb-mechanische Rechenmaschine, welche Elektrizität verwendet um die mechanischen Teil zu bewegen. Sie besteht aus Gusseisen, Blech... continue reading