A screen, mounted on an iron framework, is placed on a stage
in the public space of Duisburg.
The following film and photo sequences are projected on the screen:
The bombing of North Vietnam by the American Air Force
The self-burning of a South Vietnamese man
The Russian invasion in Prague
The self-burning of the Czech Jan Pallach
Film stills of both self burnings are projected on the right and the
left parts of the screen. Photos of the viewers of the performance
are projected in between. The screen is sprayed with petrol and
burned. The performance is accompagnied by realistic sounds of
war and/or electronic music.
Ingeborg Lüscher 1972
Concept for a Fire performance,
Konzept für eine Feueraktion,