|C'est un miracle
qu'il soit devenu un homme comme les autres! Quand il etait jeune il se
maquillait et s'habillait en fille...
Leni riefenstahl meets
The space with the public gets suddenly darkend and 2 perfomers
dressed up as terrorists jump in. They hold each a S-8 projectors
in the hand and point the projections onto the clothes and faces
of the public. The projected images show a young man dressed
in a girl's dress dancing, jumping, crawling, falling into the
same space as the public and performers are now.
Filmperformance: Super-8, 2 S-8 projectors handheld, long powerleeds,
2 performers, app. 10 min.,1995
1995 - Performed at Plateau,
(The images shown above are from one of the films).
|MAIDENSPEECH: "I am
a female video artist".
This performance was part of a theatre piece. The story was set
in a time where all female artists (at least 1 of each discipline)
were condemned to be museum pieces. The female video maker is
standing behind a big screen. The video camera is turned on and
the video artists starts to speak about her past artist's life
and get's completely turned on by he the images of her own body,
recorded live by herself and projected big on the screen in front
of her. Performance ends when the the "guard" pulls
out the plug.
camera, video projector , 1 big projection screen,1 performer,
app. 10 min. 1996
Production: Beursschouwburg, Kunsten Festivaldes Arts 1996 - Performed
at the Beursschouwburg, Brussels