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Richard Parsakian

Mysterybox x12

2003

This play is a reflection on the (im)possibility of accepting diversity and the other. The fragmented body of the neoplasm—the fruit of unstable conditions—overcomes barriers, loves and denies itself and others, wanders around, forgetting its profession. It frequently and with pleasure divides, goes through dangerous palpation, questions the possibility of contact with the experience of the other. Poorly brought up but very successful, it invites us to a trans-species transition.

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Richard Parsakian is a shopkeeper and collector. Boxes from his collection, like Warhol’s Time Capsules, in storage for over ten years, have been unpacked, partly unwrapped and arranged. Unopened boxes are stacked tantalizingly in a corner.

Exhibition

Gestures 4: March 2 – April 6, 2003
About The Artist

Richard Parsakian is the owner of Eons vintage fashion store in Shadyside. He has worked with PrideFest, the Pittsburgh Glass Center, Dance Alloy, Attack Theatre, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, and the Quantum Theatre.

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