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Irit Batsry «These Are Not my Images (neither there nor here)» | Video stills
Irit Batsry, «These Are Not my Images (neither there nor here)», 2000
Video stills | © Irit Batsry

France | 80' | Concept: Irit Batsry | Director: Irit Batsry | Camera: Irit Batsry | Sound: Martin Hurtubise, Laurent Desalemand | Music: Stuart Jones | Participants: Kaleem Janjua, Renu Setna, Irit Batsry (voices) | Schnitt: Irit Batsry | Edition / Production: Irit Batsry; Academy of Media Arts, Cologne; Arte (Thierry Garrel) With support from: DAP, French Ministry of Culture; New York State Council on the Arts; The Experimental TV Center, Owego: Central St Martins College of Arts; Grand Canal

 Irit Batsry

b 1957 in Ramat-Gan (IL); lives and works in New York (USA) since 1983. She received a degree in fine art from the Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem in 1983 and, once settled in New York City, became an instructor and on-line editor for Film/Video Arts. She has had an extensive video and media art career and is renowned for her experimental videos in the early eighties. Her single and multi-channel videos and installations have been shown in museums and galleries around the world. Irit Batsry exploits the medium of video for both political and aesthetic purposes.