Uncomfortable Barrier

Performance
Performance duration: vairable length (2.5 hours at BROKEN LINES)
First performed at Anna Klinkhammer Gallery, Dueseldorf, Germany,2010

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At the Finissage of the exhibition BROKEN LINES, I quietly sneaked up to visitors and stood next to them in a suspiciously close range. Depending on the situation, I also did other actions such as circling them with a distance between us, slightly brushing them as I walk past and sometimes drawing sustained eye contacts with them. All of these actions were subtle and not blatant, but engendered a certain sense of transgression in people to their personal space.

Video excerpt duration: 7'34, with sound.