Titles with or about Vito Acconci

Two Takes

1970, 9:40 min, b&w, silent, Super 8mm film on video

Acconci oftens performs controlled actions as if he had entered into a contractual agreement to test his physical limitations. In Grass/Mouth, Acconci ingests grass until he chokes; in Hair/Mouth, he fills his mouth with the hair from a woman's head.


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