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If Martin Kippenberger (1953-1997) had a wayward son, or if Kurt Schwitters (1887-1949) had a Swiss grandchild living in New York, his name would be Olaf Bruening. Olaf was in last year’s Whitney Biennial with a video entitled Home 2. The film features the actor/writer Brian Kerstetter who lives in Brooklyn & is helping me find another image of himself with his white eyes.
Here’s a couple of Brian’s stories from Anthem Winter ’08 on filming Home 2 with Olaf in Switzerland & Ghana.
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