Alud (Landslip)
Performance, 2011 (video here)

Regina José Galindo 

the artist’s words:
Water runs.

The body is there, dirty.
The public’s position as observer is replaced by the action of participating and cleansing the body. Motivated, perhaps by some empathy for the unknown individual, hidden behind the mud.

DYNAMO project-space, Thessaloniki, Greece
Performance Festival of the 3rd Thessaloniki Biennial of Contemporary Art. Photos by Eleftheria Kalpenidou / courtesy of the Greek State Museum of Contemporary Art.