A companion piece to Body Island, Shitopia conveys aspects of non-linguistic communication among biological substances, such as RNA transcription. The body perceives data from the gaze of the audience, translates it, and emits dance material.
Performance by Arturo Vidich
Sound by Igal Nassima
Performed March 3-5, 2011 Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church, NY
Body Madness Platform Series Commission
Work-in-Progress performed at New Museum, Sept. 2010
Photos: Ian Douglas