Spreading the Space Thinly
Lily Eng, Missing Associates and Peter Dudar
1976, 15:01 minutes, Colour, No language
Lily Eng improvises within a taped-off area. She begins by sitting down and turning her hips from side-to-side, progressing into full 360 degree movements. She rolls her shoulders, attempting to delineate the boundaries of the taped-off space and reach into the four corners. Next, she stands and again delineates the perimeter of the space with with side-to-side and reaching movements. The energetic work is then deliberately slowed down and the performer walks backwards within the limited space while tracing her fingers back-and-forth along the tape.
Eng intuitively ends the work, perhaps when exhaustion hits, or when it there is no more she wants to do within the defined limitations of the space
Re-mastered in 2014
Rental and Sales
Single Screening Rental
Educational Purchase DVD (Bluray +$15)
5 Year Educational Streaming License, Digital File with DVD Circulation Copy
Gallery Exhibition and Installation, complete Media Request form for quote
Institutional Archival Acquisition, complete Media Request form for quote
Curators and programmers, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a login and password to preview Vtape titles online.
Screening and exhibition rentals and archival acquisitions include public performance rights; educational purchases or licenses include rights for classroom screenings and library circulation. When placing an order the customer agrees to our general online terms and conditions. Payment (or a purchase order number) and a signed licensing agreement must be received before media can be shipped to the client.