Taiwanese Tango

Performance and Video
Duration 32 min

Taipei Artist Village, Taiwan
11 | 2003

During a two month's stay in Taiwan I collected plastic bags and made a pneumatic dress out ot them.

A man and a woman are dancing in close embrace, however, the woman’s dress is constantly filled with air by two compressors, until she can't reach her partner any more.

Dancing:Tse-Hao Lee, Juliane Stiegele
Compressors:Kelli Mccluskey, Rita Leppiniemi
Camera:Steve Bull
Techniques:Shih Chieh Huang, Shiou Lu, Shiou Bebe
Music:Carlos Gardel