A duo exhibition by Andrea Juwono and Jessica Tanto (2018)
Enter Jessica's space
1. First encounter
A performance and photography work exploring the contact hypothesis theory the artist has experienced herself. The contact hypothesis theory states that contact between members of 2 opposing groups is the most efficient way of reducing tension between the 2 groups.
Medium: Black bodypaint, Ilford disposable B&W camera, white space, TV displaying performance documentation after the opening day.
Documentation of First Encounter performance during the opening night. Voiced-over during edit.
2. Jasa Gambar Jiwa (Soul Drawing Service)
Drawing strangers with eyes closed. Relying on the soul of the stranger perceived through a 30 minutes deep conversation rather than their physical appearance. Works made were exhibited along with documentation video of the process.
Medium: Chinese calligraphy ink on A4 drawing paper.