Titles with or about Vito Acconci


1970, 14 min, b&w, silent, Super 8mm film on video

Acconci's body-based performances are often willfully provocative in their testing of physical limits and controlled actions. Here, as the camera frames Acconci's stomach in close up, he painstakingly pulls out each hair from the skin around his navel.


This is a video transfer of a work initially shot on film. This is best shown as a projection, to reflect the original medium.
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