State of the Union (2008) (2008)

The video State of the Union utilizes humor to highlight the gestures of the proceedings in televised presidential addresses. The work is a potent tragicomic expression of the waning days of the Bush era specifically, but also speaks in a general way about the formality of such events. In this way the video can be seen as a comment upon the decorum of official proceedings of this nature.

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The video State of the Union utilizes humor to highlight the gestures of the proceedings in televised presidential addresses. The work is a potent tragicomic expression of the waning days of the Bush era specifically, but also speaks in a general way about the formality of such events. In this way the video can be seen as a comment upon the decorum of official proceedings of this nature.

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