Tuesday 12th July 2022, 12:00pm
Session 248: “A Savage Performance” by Diana Taylor
For this lunch session, Brit Barton selected the essay “A Savage Performance: Guillermo Gómez-Peña and Coco Fusco’s ‘Couple in the Cage'” by Diana Taylor (MIT Press, 1998).
“A Savage Performance” details the 1992 international contemporary art performance by Coco Fusco and Guillermo Gómez-Peña titled, “Couple in the Cage” in which they exhibited themselves as caged Amerindians from an imaginary island.
Session location: Reseda Zürich am Hauptbahnhof