installation ( 08:45min videoloop FullHD(1920x1080) +
A2 posters + full size cut out sign + 100 DVDcovers and discs with the Narcissus training program
Narcissus Training Program
is a video installation that tells about the current egocentrism. The private has become public. We want to be our own idol and we expose ourselves in favorable light on social media and public channels to collect credits
for an apparent celebrity status.
The artist Daniel Andersson shows, in a straightforward
manner, his workout in a basement where he conducts his
training with a mirror and the echo of his own groaning
as his only company. His almost perverse desire for his
own (functional) body is confirmed in the "meaningless" hard work that leads to nowhere, other than
to a self perceived pain / pleasure.
The self-absorption comes to a head by the spotlighted,