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"Flirting" by Liu Dao
TITLE "Flirting" (调情)
ARTIST Liu Dao 六岛
MEDIA LED display, paper collage, stainless steel frame
EDITION Unique
DATE Made in island6, Shanghai 2010
SIZE 128×21×8 cm | 50.4×8.3×3.1 inches
TECH SPECS INPUT 200-240V AC /4.0A or 100-120V AC/6.5A 50/60 HZ - OUT 5V/50A (1× MW S-350-5)
EXPOSURE exhibited in "Libido, Mortido", "To Get Rich is Glorious"
CREDITS Wang Dongma 王东马 (video animation) • Thomas Charvériat (art direction & technical guidance)
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"Flirting" features two glowing goldfish of red and orange swimming behind the parchment pages of an ancient Chinese sex manual. In a hypnotic trance, the gold fish of prosperity furtively flirt in a story that begins with Life itself and has no end. They are caught in a stage of exciting but agonizing uncertainty, each afraid to look too closely but even more scared to look away while the tiniest signals dictate the most monumental of outcomes across the spaces in which they diverge, converge and mutually occupy. [Pete Bradt]

STATUS N/A. Private collection, Sydney.
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