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'Superman', materials collected by contributors © 2009 Angelika Boeck, Photograph: nGbK

Superman

The audio installation was created with the participation of 16 male inmates from the Kaisheim and Landsberg am Lech prisons on the occasion of the exhibition Prison is always the others at the nGbK in Berlin.

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1 CD, picture and text collection

In individual discussions, the prisoners developed a personal ideal or fantasy figure, equipped with all the skills and characteristics to be able to "break out" mentally with. The project participants supplemented their figures with visual material (drawings, newspaper clippings, texts, photos). My notes, spoken on tape by a speaker, expanded the installation.

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