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No Fun (2010)

 


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No Fun is the video of an online performance in which we simulated a¬†suicide and filmed viewers’ reactions. It is staged on a popular website that pairs random people from around the world for webcam-based conversations.

Thousands watched him hanging from the ceiling, swinging slowly for hours, without being able to know whether it was reality or fiction. They unwittingly became the subject of the work.

 

 

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Exhibition view, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

 

 

 

 

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Exhibition view, Carroll/Fletcher, London

 

 

 

 

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Screening view, Spectacle Cinema, New York

 

 

 

 

 

Maggie Nelson, The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning

 

 

 

 

 

 

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