Blackbox Winner: Rachel Frances Sharpe

Blackbox Winner: Rachel Frances Sharpe

Part of Arches LIVE 2013

Tue 17 - Sat 28 Sep 2013 | 17th-18th, 25th-26th: From 6pm | 28th: From 10am | Free

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“Cinema is the ultimate pervert art. It doesn’t give you what you desire – it tells you how to desire.”
Slavoj Žižek

In Smoke, visual artist Rachel Frances Sharpe explores the power of subliminal product placement on screen and its power to enforce desirability of commodity to you as the market audience. Through a smoke mirror scene of filmic installation you will consume intellectually, you may consume sexually, but ultimately you will be consumed in the desire of character and film…

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