Rest Energy

Root Event

4. Werkleitz Biennale real[work]

Parent Event

Rest Energy
NL 1980

Standing across from one another in slanted position
Looking each other in the eye.
I hold a bow and Ulay holds the string with the arrow
pointing directly to my heart.
Microphones attached to both hearts recording
the increasing number of heart beats.

(Marina Abramovic)

Marina Abramovic & Ulay (NL), Rest Energy, 1980, Video, 4:12 min, b&w