Coil (Performance)

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Coil ( Performance / Installation )

Artist: Xiao Lu

Performance Time: 28th April 2018

Location: Beijing Skew house ( Xiao Lu studio)

Project: Studio Live Art

Materials: cigars made of absinthe leaves, 180 x 80cm plexiglass box (with 20 holes of 2cm diameter each), red skirt, matches and lighters

Photography: Yu Mo, Yi zilei

Video: Zhang Weimin

Edit:Xiao Lu


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Performance Description

Xiao Lu stands inside the plexiglass box, while the audience burns cigars made of absinthe leaves and inserts them into the holes of the box. As the fog intensifies, she starts to cough, cry and scream…  


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About "Coil"

Moxibustion pervades the sealed space. The despair of suffocation, powerless and helpless entanglement, lead to the edge of the death of hope.


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Coil video ( Part )

Video: Zhang Weimin

Edit: Xiao Lu