Irmielin Leipzig based artist Francis Hunger – media art, installation, conceptual art, feminism, media history
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
Aerial Prototype (2014)

Aerial Prototype (2014)

Aerial consists of a shortwave radio station, emitting a spoken number sequence that potentially can be received worldwide – a number station. The message that I’m sending is encoded and potentially waits to be decoded by those who receive it.... continue reading
The women who never went into space (2012)

The women who never went into space (2012)

installation / radio play (directed and produced by Rafael Bies, Thomas Jähn, Choir: Vocalconsort, Leipzig, directed by Gregor Meyer), 52 min / capsule, wood, 230 cm diameter / 19 framed images, front: black velvet, back: cosmonaut and astronaut portraits, 40... continue reading
History Exhaustion (2009)

History Exhaustion (2009)

installation     The frame and background of this installation is a narration: Three protagonists, representing different parts of society – the entrepreneurship, social criticism and unionized labour, set off on an expedition, after they receive radio calls from an... continue reading
International Sputnik Day (2007)

International Sputnik Day (2007)

Installation and collaborative Event on Oct. 4, 2007 celebrating the Sputnik launchs’ 50th anniversary Documentation of the collaborative Event at the microsite International Sputnik Day 2007   PDFs of The Sputnik Gazette here…   Exhibition at Galerie Metro, Berlin International Sputnik... continue reading
Acoustic.Space.Lab (2001)

Acoustic.Space.Lab (2001)

At the VIRAC Radiotelescope Observatory near Irbene (Latvia) organized by RIXC, Riga about 30 artists explored the capabilities of the RT-32 dish. I took part in hope to get some real data on real black holes to add to my... continue reading