Matthew Cowan

The Barber's Pole (2012)

9 min 29 secSingle channel / Digital Video / Colour / Sound

A May Pole/Barber’s Pole lawn mowing performance video, involving the character ‘Damon the Mower’ from the poem of the same name by Andrew Marvell. Damon the Mower is played by Kip Jones.

Shot on location in Quebec, during a residency at Est-Nord-Est, résidence d’artistes, July 2012.

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