13:00 Skrunda Signal

The Peenemünde Salon: Wednesday 30/1, 13:00 - 18:00
The Peenemünde Salon: Wednesday 30/1, 13:00 - 18:00
"Skrunda Signal" is an artistic research project in to the mythical past of a Soviet early warning Radio Location Station (RLS) operating from 1967 to 1998 near Skrunda, Latvia. Internationally known as ‘henhouse’ radars, these powerful transmitters emitting ‘woodpecker’ signals detected in the West were allegedly responsible for shutting down radio transmissions on at least two occasions for up to 10 minutes in the 1970's. A metaphysical investigation into spectral ecology, Cold War politics and electromagnetic conspiracies...

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