SLEEP

‘sleep’ (2015) is a performative one-on-one installation. Wearing a sheep mask, I tried to fall asleep in the presence of a stranger/spectator. I was experimenting with notions of passivity by leaving it to the spectator to get involved (or not) and provoking unsolicited intimacy to deal with. Another wish was to explore questions of subjection and subjectivity and the ‘performability’ of something so fragile, genuine and intimate as sleep.

performed at 100° Festival Berlin (HAU 1, Sophiensaele), 26. & 27. February 2015

Press
DIE WELT 15.3.15 SLEEP (in German)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s