zaterdag 21 februari 2009

Mika Rottenberg




Video installation artist Mika Rottenberg envisions the female body as a microcosm of larger societal issues such as labor and class inequities. In her short films, women cast for their notable physical features and talents perform perfunctory factory-line duties, manufacturing inane items worth less than the labor required to make them. Her homemade machinery and decor are functional but crudely constructed.
source:
whitney 2008 biennial

TateShots Issue 8 - Mika Rottenberg (03:36)

 
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