Yiwen Qiu
Object/Human

Mixed media
Video, 7 minutes

yiwenqiu.com

In Yiwen Qiu’s three videos, objects and humans fuse to become animate. These hybrid creatures enact witty narratives: a table collapses under the weight of social expectation; an armchair tries and fails to grasp its love object; and a lamp enacts the dance of romantic advance and retreat.


2017 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION
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