Omer Fast at Salzburger Kunstverein

The solo exhibition ‘Omer Fast. The Invisible Hand’ is on show at Ring Gallery of the Salzburger Kunstverein in Salzburg, Austria. They present a long-term installation of Omer Fast’s VR-film The Invisible Hand, based on a Jewish fairy-tale. This immersive 3D Virtual Reality (VR) film follows a young girl who recounts her family’s uncanny past in the People’s Republic of China. The film was shot in Guangzhou, China, on a 3D VR camera. The work was commissioned by and premiered at the Guangdong Times Museum in 2018, but was shut down by the local government after running for a few days. The reason given was that there are no more ghosts in China since the founding of the People’s Republic. February 8 , 2020 – January 24, 2021.