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Tell Me When I Can Stop

Hope Vanny

16 May - 2 June 2018

Performance Times
Wednesdays - Fridays: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Saturdays: 11:00am - 1:30pm

Finissage 29 May 2018, 5 - 8pm.

Tell Me When I Can Stop is a durational performance in which the artist expresses her lived experience of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. The work speaks to the isolation experienced by many sufferers as a result of their need to follow compulsions. This time-based performance reflects the process of becoming lost in, disillusioned and controlled by these compulsive behaviours. The artist will perform for 3 hours each day of the exhibition, creating a continuous, expanding line drawing within a ‘cell-like’ performance space. The segregation of the artist and surveillance-style filming of the her in the space speaks to the marginalised, clinical and impersonal climate that currently overshadows mental health treatment

Photo credit Nicholas Chu (Madeye Photography)



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