Contemporary Media Practice

Exhibition 61



When a sensory experience becomes a nightmare.


Disturbtion is a visual exploration of a theme of psychic abilities. It is a story of a real person disturbed by psychic abilities such as capability to talk to spirits, visionary dreams and future telling. This project aims to express problem of a person who has been given psychic abilities which are commonly and wrongly associated with anxiety. Disturbtion also focuses on a phenomenon which causes one to feel different, isolated and confused.

  • Disturbtion
  • 2015
  • Video with soundtrack
  • 5 min 53 sec
  • Music: Lydia Lunch, Zahra Mani and Mia Zabelka


Marcin Ciszek