On one end of the ropes were clothing pins connected to my nose, lips, and chin; the other ends connected to various instructional books for English-as-Second-Language learners. Over the duration of each performance (approximately 40 mins in length), I recited the Canadian Oath of Citizenship in both English & French thirty times.
January 24 & 25, 2019
Performance installation in Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa’s exhibition:
“corazón del espantapájaros (Heart of the Scarecrow)”
Audain Gallery (Vancouver, BC)
as part of the 2019 PuSh International Performing Arts Festival.
Mini-Documentary (by Howard Dai) on all the other pieces: