Revolution My Body nr. 2

Film (Super 8, color, silent) projected on white paper sheets (screen), each one with a screen printed inscription"your body is my body" and a statement inviting the audience to act upon the screen during the projection. Variable duration. 1976.
Initially titled This is My Body  nr. 1.

A series of screen prints and a film. The screen prints are completely white paper sheets with a visually insignificant print of the sentences: YOUR BODY IS MY BODY / MY BODY IS YOUR BODY in a circular symmetrical disposition. The same sentence is repeated in a film, separating the respective shots without any edition. The film This is My Body nr. 1 represents a workers' protest. (...) Finally a statement invites the participants to truly being it by manifesting their bodies on the white paper sheets.

Ernesto de Sousa, "Três 'exposições' na Polónia", Colóquio-Artes, nr. 30, December 1976.

Presented at:
LDK Labirynt gallery, Lublin, October 1976. Part of the collective exhibition with Fernando Calhau and Julião Sarmento.
Centrum Dziekanka, Warsaw, October 1976.
SACOM 1 (1st Week of Contemporary Art Malpartida), Malpartida Creative Center, Vostell Museum, Malpartida de Cáceres, January 1978.
Quinzena do Cinema de Pequeno Formato, Sociedade Nacional de Belas-Artes, Lisbon, December 1979.