Live performance
Duration: 30 min
Video documentation: Tore Tom Denys, Melina Steiner
I’m peeling the onions.
My old skin peels itself away with time.
The memory peels itself away to create new memory.
I forgot most of the things that happened that day.
Time pushes me to remember it again.
CIPOLLA explores artists past and confrontation with her trauma that is resurfacing again. a sexual incident she is not able to fully explain to herself. She connects the fragments of a lost memory to the layers of peeled onions. These layers of almost forgotten event are being carefully examined and given a physical existence through artist meticulous dealing with it.