What if? (Torsten Zenas Burns & Darrin Martin)

A role-playing workshop where participants reenact a fictional polyamorous romance leads to a group and honeymoon wedding between characters based on two dark Marvel superheroes and two internationally renowned art personalities. The joy is Stelarc, an artist whose cybernetic mission of life is to render the body obsolete; Orlan, an artist whose current redefinition of […]

INTRA COS

INTRA COS (2017) UHD Video, 13:21 min. color, sound, edition 5 / + 1 INTRA COS focuses on the images and narratives of the global universe of cosplay culture and its local practice in Sao Paulo. In cosplay culture people are transformed into characters from popular anime films and computer games, thereby pointing towards contemporary […]

That’s why I am

That’s why I, 2010, single channel HD video. length: 6:45 min., color, sound, edition 5 + 1, courtesy of the artist. Shot aside in Chongqing China during an artist residency funded by BM: UCK in 2010. Thanks to the Century Noah Cosplay Group

Sylvanas Transformer

Sylvanas Transformer, 2011, single channel HD video. length: 17 min., color, sound, edition 5 / + 1, courtesy of the artist. The three different videos in the Transformer series deal with the cosplay phenomenon in China and focus on the act of transformation from “ordinary” human to fictional characters. They were shot with the help […]

Red transformer

Red Transformer, 2011, single channel HD video. length: 8 min., color, sound, edition 5 / + 1, courtesy of the artist. Red Transformer deals with the cosplay phenomenon in China and focuses on the act of transformation from “ordinary” human to fictional characters. They were shot with the help of the famous Noah’s Century Cosplay […]

White transformer

White Transformer, 2011, single channel HD video. length: 07:16 min., color, sound, edition 5 / + 1, courtesy of the artist. The three different videos in the Transformer series deal with the cosplay phenomenon in China and focus on the act of transformation from “ordinary” human to fictional characters. They were shot with the help […]