Strike

Hito Steyerl

13 March 2010

Installation with 46” flatscreen mounted on stand, video, HDV, 28’

Steyerl’s Strike (2010) is a short and sharp reminder of the physicality of the network. Steyerl smashes a blank LCD screen to create a jagged abstract pattern -by destroying the interface, she also destroys the connection- a disconnect from the always-on, always visible world.

Courtesy: Hito Steyerl; Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam; Andrew Kreps, New York