Installation Project 98 · Installáció Projekt 98

(1) How long have you been making installations?

For about two years.

(2) Why did you choose to make installations and not anything else?

Because I want to make art work with other artists. I think that we have different cultures, different feelings. So, we can make new artworks by collaboration.

(3) What do you think of your own works?

I find them interesting, but I don´t know how other people feel about them.

(4) What do you think the difference is between your own work and other installations?

My system is more interactive. But I use old media, such as mail art, for example the mail art action between Barry Edgar Pilcher (Ireland), Bruno Sourdin (France) and myself, titled "Triangle Collage".

(5) What do you think of the relationship of traditional artwork and installation?

Art mind.

(6) What is the size and material of an installation determined by?

Choice by my mind.

(9) How does environment affect the installation of the work?

I don´t know.

(10) Do you know any fact that restricts the possibilities of installation?

I don´t know.

(11) Do you like making installation for order or at request?

No. I don´t.

(12) What do you think of preserving an installation?

We can use video system, personal computers, (or photo).

(13) Can the value of an installation be estimated and how?

No. I can´t.

(14) How does copyright apply to installations preserved only in documents?

I don´t know.

(16) Your questions, if there is any, and your answers to them.

What is installation?

Keiichi NAKAMURA (J)