Video Lecture
1280 x 720 px
color, silent
ca. 20 min (live)

In DINOSAUR.GIF the digital wilderness of contemporary image objects meets the imperial spectacle of early cinema. Animated screengrab-GIFs from US-American dinosaur films of the past 100 years are scrolled down in a text editor. It turns out that revealing and concealing are inseparably connected when the dinosaur, the spirit animal of technological progress, appears on screen.