shapeshifter  2010

by Catherine Barragry

image by Aoife Giles

Durational performance at Tate Modern, London, as part of Thisisnotashop’s “Everything is Up” exhibition in No Soul for Sale II, a Festival of Independents. This liminal creature breathed into a paper bag ‘muzzle’ and walked on all fours using the driftwood as crutches. The creature was imagined as an anachronistic entity that had survived modernity by living in wasteland.