video by Despina Zacharopoulou, 2018

despina zacharopoulou is a greek artist, whose practice and research re-define performance as ‘spatium monstrorum’; surface and game of truth, hiding place and stage of exposure, generator of images and event of beauty.

her video work »protreptic« is based on a 3-week (168 hrs) long durational performance commissioned by the marina abramović institute & the bangkok art biennale, bangkok art and culture centre. the video was first presented as part of a post-performance space installation, in the context of the exhibition »a possible island?«.

photo by marina rebhandl