Jonas Englert


Jonas Englert’s video works are part of the collections of the Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C., the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and private collections. Further, he has created works for theater productions, amongst others for the National Theater Mannheim and the State Playhouse Dresden. Jonas Englert is represented by Gallery Anita Beckers.

Artist of the B3 Exhibition ON DESIRE

(c) Jonas Englert

Praeludium, Jonas Englert, 2015
Video and Sound Installation
Duration: 87 Minutes, 2-Channel, Loop

By means of the prelude in F Minor BWV 857, the work »Praeludium« examines perceptual states of musical sensations and the power of the work of Johann Sebastian Bach, »the forefather of harmony«, to evoke as well as to assuage people's desires.
On the pipe organ: Jacob Bussmann.

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