evening continues Silver's interest in making private quotidian acts public. Through presenting a most everyday and ordinary activity, the installation is in turn overwhelming, sensual and threatening, as it moves towards its inevitable release.
evening was commissioned by The Werkleitz Biennale, for the exhibition
Lunch in the Ashes
installation: Shelly Silver
technical assistance: Jeremy Chien
thanks to: Merle Kroeger, Philip Scheffner, Haim Steinbach, Erwin Redl