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"Cow Girl" by Liu Dao
TITLE "Cow Girl" (牛仔妹)
ARTIST Liu Dao 六岛
MEDIA Laser projection
EDITION Unique
DATE Made in island6, Shanghai 2013
SIZE Variable
TECH SPECS INPUT 110-240V AC 50/60HZ @30W, Staray SD-300B, Blue Laser 500mW
WEIGHT UNCRATED: - kg | - lb • CRATED: - kg | - lb
CRATE SIZE -(W)×-(H)×-(D) cm | -(W)×-(H)×-(D) inches
EXPOSURE Contemporary Istanbul 2013
CREDITS Aima (performance) • David Keohane (laser animation) • Loo Ching Ling 吕晶琳 (video) • Thomas Charvériat (art direction & technical guidance) • Jean Le Guyader documentation) • Guan Yan 官彦 (production supervisor) • Yeung Sin Ching 杨倩菁 (production supervisor)
BLURB

How to be a bonafide cowgirl.
1. First buy a pair of plain blue jeans. Wrangler is best.
2. A couple of western shirts- cute ones of course!
3. Boots, the essential to every cowgirl’s outfit. One pair is fine but make sure they are quality, this ain’t no barn dance.
4. You need to own at least one (supercute) rodeo belt.
5. The hat. The cherry on a nearly perfect cake, pink or blue you say? What, are you a pornstar?
5. Make sure you know the difference between a quarter horse and an Arabian. (say whaaaa?)
6. Don't be shy! Cowboys and cowgirls aren't shy unless the cowgirl likes a cowboy and feels too embarrassed to say something.
7. You should now only listen to country music.
8. Make up is okay; just remember you will never actually be Dolly Parton.
9. Remember it’s really not about the clothes you wear but the attitude you have in your heart.
10. Every cowgirl is an A+ English student- oh your not? Then don’t bother.
[Kim Shillam]

STATUS N/A. Private Collection, Istanbul.
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