Screening 11.01.2021 18:00

Darcy Lange: Work Studies in Schools (1976)

Darcy Lange: Work Studies in Schools

A selection of videos from Study of Three Birmingham Schools  (UK, 1976, video transferred to digital, black and white, sound)

with an introduction by Simon Lässig


Darcy Lange (1946-2005) was a New Zealand artist and filmmaker. For "Work Studies in Schools” (1976-1977) he videotaped the teaching and learning in classrooms in both Birmingham and Oxfordshire, UK.


Simon Lässig (b. 1992) lives and works in Berlin. Recent exhibitions include Not working, Kunstverein München, (2020), projections (with Vera Lutz), Nousmoules, Vienna (2019); solo show, Felix Gaudlitz, Vienna (2019) and Darcy Lange: Work Studies in Schools, Mavra, Berlin (2019).


The screening was made possible with the kind support of the Darcy Lange Estate and Mercedes Vicente.

Image: Darcy Lange