Performance for Camera. 1996 Duration: 7mins 30’ Artist: Gillian Dyson Camera & Editor: Jeff Hobbs. Commissioned by Hull Time Based Arts, and Film & Video Umbrella
The artist defines the space by exploring the wall with her tongue, so that a trace of saliva and blood is left as a continuous line on the surface. The video work emerged from original performances with Arnolfini Bristol et al. The live work has most recently been re-performed, (some twenty years since the first performance) for the Konsthalle, Gothenburg 2014.
2001. Artist & Camera: Gillian Dyson Editor: Ariel Hayes Location: The film was shot in Kellerberin WA Australia, whilst Dyson was artist in residence with IASKA, International Art Space Kelleberin Australia.