In this two-part score, the dancers first use their bodies as tools for appraisal, doing instantaneous physical research in order to re-tell the history of art objects back to the audience.
Later, the dancers co-author a hierarchy of concepts and objects, attempting to attribute a movement equivalent to each thing according to its value in capitalism.
Concept: Erika Mitsuhashi and Alexa Mardon
performed by: Felicia Lau and Alexa Mardon at Surrey Art Gallery’s inFlux. In response to Mimetic Workshop: Studio Still Lifes of Fiona Ackerman and Kelly Lycan, curated by Jordan Strom
Video by Omar Rivero/drifnote