One of two videos from an installation consisting of two videos, a sculptural object, and pink imitation-satin curtains.
"Sometimes a kiss… is not just a kiss is a visually seductive body of work: fetishistic, slippery and elusive, as it manoeuvres its way through the peripheral zones of overlapping gender codes, counter colonisations, and the destabilisation of boundaries between notions of masculinity and femininity."
Montage of ‘found footage’ consists of excerpts from:
The Deerhunter 1978 (Dir. Michael Cimino)
The Ride 1997 (Dir. Michael O. Sajbel)
The Swimmer, 1968 (Dir. Frank Perry
Pumping Iron II – The Women 1984 (Dir. George Butler)
Tokyo Olympiad: The Olympic Games, Tokyo 1964 (Dir. Kon Ichikawa)
and my mother’s ‘stag’ fireguard.
Two performers ride an unseen mechanical bull, accompanied by the music of Hayden.