lepastangan1
Performances > 2016

Street performance at Puncak Purnama protest gathering on 16 Aug 2016 in Kuala Lumpur, in collaboration with Intan Rafiza and  Aisyah Baharuddin. We stood holding each other’s arms, gradually increasing our grip until we were hurting each other. I could see my hand turn purple around Aisyah’s wrist, and I felt her iron grip on mine.… Read more

Screaming.
Performances > 2014

Underneath a tree, I tie string to a bottle of honey and throw it so that it dangles from a branch. I give out spoons, asking the crowd to taste the free-flowing honey. I invite people to sit down and scream into a pillow with me. After that we eat more honey. Performed in different… Read more

elixir_17
Performances > 2011

A collaborative performance project about health and the city, performed in Berlin, with fellow artists Karla Sachse, Varsha Nair, Deeksha Nath, Lilian Kim Lucas, Aaron Schwarnagel and Simon Troll. Presented as part of MERIDIAN | URBAN – Curatorial Projects on Health by the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin. Images by Saskia Nagel, Christoph Scheierke and Susanne Ahne. From… Read more

IMG_4906
Performances > 2010

I invite people to have a drink with me. We use plastic cups, connected by string. After we have toasted each other, we stretch out the string and I tell them to scream or laugh as loud as they can into the cup. I listen to them through my end — if I hear them… Read more

08 bridge
Performances > 2009

Performed at the 2nd Beyond Pressure Performance Art Festival in Yangon, Myanmar. On the benches of Sein Lan So Pyay garden, I laid out instructions and a pair of chopsticks. Taking volunteers in the audience by the hand, I led them each of them to a bench and bade them sit down. The instructions asked people to… Read more