Workers (Leaving the Factory)

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Description: A central video projection showing the journey to work of a Halewood employee, filmed using a surveillance camera on his car bumper, then speeded up to look like a car race. The film ends with workers leaving the factory building. On either side of this projection, 3 monitor screens (6 in total), showing a ‘panning shot’ of a group of Halewood assembly line workers on their tea break, eating, drinking and reading the papers. The artwork is shown in a darkened space.

Place made: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Knowsley: Halewood
Measurements: Variable (dependent on installation); monitors are 19 inches

Accession no: WAG 2012.7
Other number(s): FADB 2012.2 [previous number]