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Stuff



Stuff

In collaboration with Coco Fusco
Duration:
50 mins.
Media: Performance
Date: 1995 - 1998


Description: Stuff is a look at the cultural myths that associate “Latin” women and food with the erotic in the Western popular imagination.


Venues include:Performance commissioned by London's Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland Center for Contemporary Art, and Highways Performance Space, premiered on November 1, 1996, at the National Review of Live Art in Glasgow, Scotland, and toured to: Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, January 1999. Dixon Place, New York, New York, January 1999. Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, November 13-14, 1998. Cal State University, Chico, California, October 24, 1998. Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, Washington, September 1998. MACLA, San Jose, California, August 29, 1998. Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 1998. Plan B Evolving Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico, June 1998. Cleveland Performance Art Festival, Cleveland, Ohio, May 1998. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, Florida, April 1998.
The Painted Bride, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 20-21, 1998. Duke University Institute of the Arts, Durham, North Carolina, March 7, 1998. Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, Indiana, February 1998. Western Front, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, January 1998. The MAC, Dallas, Texas, December 5 and 6, 1997. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, October 25, 1997. Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, September 19-20, 1997. Waves Festival, Vordingborg, Denmark, August 30, 1997. Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, August 1997. Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin, New Zealand, August 8-9, 1997. Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand, July 1997. Intercult, Stockholm, Sweden, April 25-26, 1997. Brady Street Dance Center, San Francisco, California, April 11-12, 1997. Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, Oregon, January 1997. Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, California, December 5-7 and 13-15, 1996. Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England, November 15-16, 1996.

Photo credit: Sven Wiederholt