May Day (We Ask for Nothing)

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‘May Day (We Ask for Nothing)’, (2012), video

Platform: In the Making, Site Gallery, Sheffield, 2013 http://www.sitegallery.org/archives/5676#.Ua4BAxyor3I
Whitney Independent Study Program Exhibition, 161 Bowery, NYC, USA, 2012
Excerpthttp://vimeo.com/52841709
Fullhttp://vimeo.com/41713521

A group of performers were given a ‘score’ – or set of instructions – to follow, and provided with a T-shirt bearing a word or two from a quote by Paul Robeson ‘We ask for nothing that is not right, and herein, lies the great power of our demand.’ The performance took place at Union Square, May Day 2012.

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