A Gift To Those Who Contemplate The Marvels Of Renegades




Performance, 2017, 35 minutes.
The performance establishing a narrative archive from the selection of seven characters [Isabelle Eberhardt, Jan Janszoon, The Ghoul, Haroun Kanshour, The Carpet, Diego Diaz, and Meteor. Those seven characters floating between real figures are marginalized from the history: the history from below, fiction, and almost fiction. Those seven characters are a selection of various of the different status of renegades has to do with "Queerness, Mercenaries, Myth, Forced Migration, and Diaspora, to take the narrative through these various currencies of locomotion. There are props and tools I am going to use in the performance which play the role of the characters' archive that consists of books, cartographies, poems, images, soundtracks, and objects. The performance narrative moves between all these materials as a means of storytelling.

*The project roduced by CENTRALE FIES within the program of LIVE WORKS PERFORMANCE ACT AWARd.