The Long Arm

Video HDV, 2mn38 
Object: wood, Metal: 70x200x20cm
2017

 
With the wood of an office desk, the artist has built a wearable, articulated but heavy prop, which takes an ambiguous form between hands and wings.The video shows a 2 minutes performance on a small monument hill in Daejeon. Dressed in a suit and wearing this object, Nicolas Manenti moves around making ample gestures with authority... but alone, in an empty space.