Christof Migone - xPLURAL
  Year :   1995
  Location :   Canada
  Worktype :   Participatory Performance
  Materials:   -
  Info :   Radio Unbound, Timms Arts Center, Edmonton, Canada and for Transit, Innsbruck, Austria.Other versions were done as an in-class exercise while a student (MFA class at NSCAD in 1995 and in May Josephs class at New York University, Department o

  Work Details  
  A radio transmission without a transmitter. Radiophonic communications without transmitter are not an impossibility. Tactics of diffusion that bypass the hardware can enable one to transgress the authoritative imperatives one usually attributes to telecommunications. A participatory exercise at communication which incites multiplication through breakdown. basic setup: audience and performer sit in a circle, performer starts passing around standard size pages of paper (see script below). the pages never have more than one written line, sometimes they have just a letter, sometimes nothing. the rhythm of the passing varies, sometimes the pace fosters readability of the text, sometimes it hampers it. sometimes objects and images are added to the circulation.