Roman Signer «Hovering in a Box» (Schweben in einer Kiste) 1999.
The video Schweben in einer Kiste, 1999, depicts the death struggle of a captive model helicopter. We are inclined to believe that the aircraft has a life of its own as we observe how it moves like an insect, rearing up and slowly expiring.
Helicopter with a Blue Spray Can, 1999
photo: Matthias Herrmann
The work entitled Helicopter with a Blue Spray Can, 1997, consists of a model helicopter flying over a wooden plank leaving behind a blue track from the spray can attached to it.