Chain saws fear

23.5. – 27.7.2014


Daniela Baráčková (*1981) works mainly in the medium of videoart. In her pieces, she deals with basic themes – identity, interpersonal relationships or position of an individual in the context of his environment. She explores a family history, local traditions, methods of communication, actual life situations. She stages performances as a theatre pieces, narrates various contents in the unattended point of view. Her „actors“ – often family members –repeat or paraphrase different situations or dialogues. Baráčková uses her hometown as an universal milieu, marking the coherence of persons and their living place. 


Annnotation: Kareřina Štroblová