"...An hour has passed. This will never end. I do not feel like moving any longer, or protesting, or looking away. I am staring, hypnotized. What if she was on the brink to ecstasy? One would say that she was smiling...I stretch out on the floor, too. Overwhelmed.
The bass sounds have stopped. The blood pounding in my veins is taking over again, Nothing but white light and silence..."
Original Voice and visual samples: Diamanda Galas.
POL was commissioned by: Hull Time Based Arts, Hull GB.
co-produced by: Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria and
Institut für Bildmedien / ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany.
premiere version 1.0: ISEA Liverpool, 4th September 1998.
Current version is 3.0 : first released at Zeitfluss Salzburg



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txt

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POL Credits doc 24k download
POL catalogue ars electronica doc 34k download
POL catalogue ars electronica txt 9k download
POL description doc 20k download
POL review FASTENYOURSEATBELTS doc 10k download
POL review FASTENYOURSEATBELTS txt 6k download
POL review LA LIBERATION doc 25k download
POL review LA LIBERATION txt 5k download
POL review Liverpool 98 doc 38k download
POL review Liverpool 98 txt 1k download


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POL front view operators area and speakers below screens jpg 113k download
POL front view seating and beamers jpg 103k download
POL rear view seven screens jpg 123k download
POL rear view sub and discret speaker jpg 126k download
TechnicalRider POL pdf 690k download
TechnicalRider_POL2003DVD rtf 16k download