Last Supper

“The Last Supper” is a contemporary take on the age old Christian iconic image of the last supper of Jesus-Christ involving the controversial icon of the Statue of Liberty. This version though takes more of it’s inspiration from Buñuel’s 1961 film “Viridiana”. The dinner in this case joins an unlikely cast of characters invited primarily for their roles in the erosion of civil liberties, whether it be through outright political or military demagoguery, or cultural, or economic imperialism. The two artists will be filmed as the twelve guests and shown gorging on what is already the body in repose of Miss Liberty. This installation is a reflection of the precarious state of post-September 11 civil liberties and how world wide events have created an environment where increasingly conservative governments place more restrictions on their civilian populations.

Work created in collaboration with Frank Plant
Sound Design by Denis Menard
Costume Design by Eric Obino
Video Realization and Edition by Fabrice Amzel
 Galeria La Santa, Barcelona. Exposición Clausura del BAC IV - 12/2003
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 • Size: N/A - Media: TV screens, DVD players, Surveillance Camera, Duratrans, Steel, Wood - 2003
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