Formations of Bodies: Daggering
Formations of Bodies I
Mark Leckey: Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore
Jean-Luc Godard: Bande à Part (excerpt)
Formations of Bodies II
Christian Falsnaes: Opening
Formations of Bodies III
Nicole Miller: Daggering
23.2.-27.4.2014, Opening 22.2.14, 17-22 h
For the third installation of Formations of Bodies, Nicole Miller's two-channel video installation Daggering (2012) juxtaposes the social realities of opposing dance styles – classical ballet and daggering, a Caribbean street dance – with personal histories of identity formation on the dancefloor.
3 ½ begun with Formations of Bodies, an examination of social functions of dance and choreography, presenting two videos to begin with: Mark Leckey's Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore (1999), and Jean-Luc Godard's famous dance scene from Bande à Part (1964).
For its second edition, Christian Falsnaes presented his installation Opening following his performance at KW Institute for Contemporary Art in September 2013.