Johannes Zits: Transformar un traje

Johannes Zits: Transformar un traje Julio Pantoja

Transforming a Suit

This performance contemplates materiality while confronting a symbol of power, the business suit. Cutting up the garment while I am wearing it not only reveals the tailor’s skill, care and time but also drastically changes how my authority and status are perceived over the 4-day weaving period.

Biography

Toronto-based Johannes Zits works with and combines collage, photography, painting and performance to focus on the body. His work draws attention to conventional image-making processes as well as the ways images from mass media are disseminated and consumed. He has presented work across Canada as well as internationally.

 

Additional Info

  • Lugar de presentación: USP - Departamento de Artes Cênicas, ECA
  • Fecha: 12 enero 2013, 13 enero 2013, 14 enero, 2013, 15 enero 2013
  • País: Canada