No Fun (2010)



No Fun is the edited 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 knowing whether it was real or not. They unwittingly became the subject of the work.




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Exhibition view, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland





Based on actual news, No Fun tries to create a situation of the most dire loneliness and affect, exaggerating the distance and lack of engagement in online encounters, slowing down the endless social media flux with a moment of absolute reality.



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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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