MANJOME Jun / digital / color / 15min. / 2017
This latest work in the “Performative life” series that expresses the actions of life in their entirety is an attempt to paint a picture with reality. Based on “Ophelia,” a painting by the pre-Raphaelite artist J.E. Millais, “Ophelia Solution” was conceived as the antithesis of the “Hamlet Complex.” “Will it not melt? Will it not dissolve? Will it not disappear? Is there no solution? That’s the problem!”
Has created/released many works on the theme of “the body and society” based on his unique theory of the body/moving images. After winning the Grand Prize at the 1997 Image Forum Festival, he was invited to various other events and institutions including the Rotterdam International Film Festival, Vancouver International Film Festival, ICA Cinematheque, and the MHKA Art Gallery. Wears many hats as a composer/director, choreographer, dancer, performer and artist.