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Sam Pace

stairway to heaven/exorciser

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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Sam Pace is a drummer and a musician. Discarded stair masters continue their useful lives as bellows, which operate church organ pipes. A performance, at the opening, with winged angels further points to the moral, but the visitor can also make use of the instrument.

Exhibition

Gestures 5: May 11 – June 15, 2003

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