Line interlacing | Zeilensprung

video installation, 1 monitor, 1 player, loop 15 min

The work "Zeilensprung" ( "line interlacing") shows the design of a media facade for a broadcasting corporation by the example of the "ARD-Hauptstadt- studio" in Berlin.

Every 48 seconds a TV-still is broadcasted live.
A retard electronic beam simulates the process
of line interlacing (PAL system).

Images, which are generated by the time delay, make past and present visible at the same time.

2001