Bodies are time capsules – storing memory from distant times and places. Recalling the boundless memory of her high school history teacher, Mascini reconnected with him to ask if, twenty years after his retirement, he was still able to draw a map of Europe by heart as he used to do, marking the contours of even the smallest peninsula.
2 channel video in 4K, stereo sound. 21min13sec

Starring: Jan van den Assem
Camera: Tomasz Skibicki
Sound composer: Nicolás Sánchez aka nyksan
Sound mixing: Diego Andrés Contento
Color Grading: Juan Arturo García
Nail art: collaboration with Serpentnails
Editing and directing: Vibeke Mascini

Installation view at Rijksakademie Open Studios, photo: Sander van Wettum, 2023
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