The Interrupted Journey

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In association with Beaconsfield
Henie Onstat Art Centre Norway, 24/4/99 - 25/4/99

Having an interest in tales of alien abduction, I drew from the story of Linda Cortile, an inhabitant of Manhattan who was pulled through her bedroom window, still in her nightdress, by a tractor beam. The scene was allegedly witnessed by Perez De Cuellar.

I found similarities with Alice’s descent into the rabbit hole. I weighted my dress hem and blew a wind machine into the skirt to inflate it. A blue light shone down from the ceiling.

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