Video

Selected video works

Silence

“Silence” captures a woman in a fleeting moment of peace and serenity. The time has come to a standstill. In a hectic world, taking pause provides a larger perspective on life.

Looking...Myself

Looking at or looking for myself? For an artist Jacek Jędrzejczak those two perpectives seem inseparable and equally important in a process of self integration and identification. The videoart „Looking… myself” is about human heterogeneity.

Secondly

„Secondly” is a part of Jacek Jędrzejczak’s project named „TEN”. A passage of time presented by interplay of vision and sound. Time, which has come to a stanstill, discovers the face of an inevitable fate.

Living

“Living” is an artistic tribute to Frans Zwartjes, a cult Dutch experimental film director. His films capture desperation, angst and alienation. They show sexually loaded interactions between men and women, and compel viewers to confront their deepest selves.

Parallax View

„Parallax view” is a part of Jacek Jędrzejczak’s project named „TEN” and as such it confronts the subject of human being in relation to time. Duration becomes an expression of the slump of continuum, stoppage, and as a result a change, an inertness.

Displacement

This documentary is a recording of one of the autotherapy sessions conducted in Institute 116 in Warsaw. The topic is the displaced aggression , i.e. redirecting aggression from its initial and unavailable source towards a different , more accessible target.

Firslty

„Firstly” is a part of Jacek Jędrzejczak’s project named „TEN” and as such it confronts the subject of human being in a relation to time. Duration becomes an expression of the slump of continuum, stoppage, and as a result – a change, an inertness.

Snap

Between infinity and an end there is a space filled with pure persistence. In this dimension a human existence seems to be a suspension in a dichotomy of stability and change, living and remaining, a guise and the truth, a proces and a captured moment.

Exoneration

„Exoneration” is a part of Jacek Jędrzejczak’s project named „TEN” and as such it confronts the subject of human being in a relation to time. Duration becomes an expression of the slump of continuum, stoppage, and as a result – a change, an inertness.

Video Mapping installation TEN – In process

The installation TEN, as a composition of simultaneous projections, becomes an audiovisual variation on the theme of time and space. The use of videomapping technique – a projection of image on the spatial blocks.

Hands ii

A videoart „Hands II” is an visual experiment composed from simultaneous displays. Collage-type parallel of images becomes a sign of modernity, based on the chaos of multiplicity and excess.

The Doll – Dialog with Hans Bellmer – hologram installation

THE DOLL is an audiovisual experiment created by the use of a hologram technology, inspired by the sculptural installations of Hans Bellmer. The reinterpretation of leitmotives, based on the artistic exploration of German painter, sculptor, photographer and graphic’s.

BLIND SHOPS

Hommage à Andrzej Bieżan a special concert of improvised music took place during the premiere screening of Jacek Jędrzejczak’s (in a cooperation with Piotr Cieślik) new videoart „Blind Shops”.

TEN [VIDEOART]

The installation TEN, as a composition of simultaneous projections, becomes an audiovisual variation on the theme of time and space. The use of videomapping technique – a projection of image on the spatial blocks.

TIME

A passage of time presented by interplay of vision and sound. The issues of transience and duration materializes in a dychotomy of a turmoil of the city and a tranquility of the nature. Time, which has come to a stanstill, discovers the face of an inevitable fate.

POEM

Film "POEM" powstał w trakcie długoletniej współpracy Jacka Jędrzejczaka z Józefem Plessem. Wiersze Józefa Plessa oraz towarzyszące im emocje po utracie syna Poety stworzyły niekonwencjonalny obraz filmowy.

CALL ME NEIGHBOUR

Call me “The Neighbour” is a multimedia (photography, video and installation) exhibition about Warsaw district Grochów. District’s streets beats with the rhythm set by slogans which were left on the walls by, among the others, “The Neighbour”. The exhibition is a record of a trip following the trace of graffiti authors and the effect of search led by Jacek Jędrzejczak – Grochów citizen.

BLIND WINDOWS

„Blind Windows” II f. v. project is a sensitive observer’s journey. The tension between open and closed, noticed and overlooked, takes place among locked gates, doors and windows. The mystery of inaccessible spaces materializes in a visualization of the invisible.

DIALOGUES WITH HERACLITUS

The core of my artwork is my perennial fascination of nature and structure of fire. It’s double nature (destructive force and life-giving warmth) is a condition of life and impulse for changes, admired and analyzed by me. I found a feed for my fascination in the philosophy of Heraclitus of Ephesus, a greek philosopher.

NUDE DESCENDING THE STAIRCASE CONTINUOUSLY

This work is an artistic dialog, a visual artwork freely referring to Duchamp’s piece of art in a way based on capabilities of using a movie technique. An inspiration by other artists artworks is not an element present in my creative output but figure of this artist is very important not only for me but also for a “creative process” understood extensively and universally.