by Kengné TÉGUIA
2017 / Performance / color / sound / 1S / 3' 32
A cover of "Don't Touch My Hair" by Solange. Through this song, which is considered to be a kind of hymn to African cultural heritage thanks to its focus, among other things, on the protection of kinky hair from the toxic micro-aggressions that it receives in Occidental societies, I explore a kind of imagery where the hair joins this heritage, as well as my deafness - where the subtitles follow color codes that correspond in different ways to codes that help me apprehend an aural and/or visual form - and glitches that demonstrate an esthetic that relates to the machine, etc... But, in the end, can they understand?
|distribution format||Digital file on server (FHD)|
|screen||16/9 (single screen)|
|original language||English & French|
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