Harun Farocki

Interview, installation and opening images from Harun Faroki's last Solo Show "Serious Games", àngels barcelona, Barcelona. 26.04.2013

For his second solo exhibition at angels barcelona and in Spain, Harun Farocki presents his last work Serious Games composed by 4 video-installations: Immersion (2009), Watson is Down, Three Dead and A Sun with no Shadow (2010), he explores the connection between virtual reality and the military -- how the fictional scenarios of computer games are used both in the training of US troops prior to their deployment in combat zones, and in psychological care for soldiers suffering battlefield trauma upon their return.

Tags: video, screening, in the gallery, barcelona

Screenshot from Harun Farocki's installation: Serious Games