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Canary in the coal mine

This performance took place simultaneously within the period of sunset that gradually fell into the night. Under the mysterious sky, I sat on a rotted platform that was abandoned on the rooftop of the Quoc Thao Theatre. Facing my back against the poetic moment of sunset, I held each mannequin’s head into my body and started to mourn for the future.

Time Between Art Project; Ether: The Rebirth, a part of the Idea Booster program organized by Goethe-Institut HCMC, on 28.11.2020 (HCMC, Vietnam)

Created & performed: Chung Nguyen

Images: Courtesy of Time Between and the artist

Photographed: Lam Hieu Thuan

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