Location: Theater Kikker
Chott el-Djerid (1979) is the name of a saltlake in Tunisia, a place commonly known for mirages. In this film, Bill Viola, the filmmaker showcases a desert landscape, where an imaginary landscape emerges and manifests itself in the actual world, blurring the difference between the physical and the metaphysical.
Bill Viola― Artist
Bill Viola (1951) is a contemporary video artist from Queens, New York, who specializes in electric, sound and image technology in new media art. His artistic expressions mostly revolve around fundamental human experiences such as birth, death and aspects of consciousness.