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A Proxy for a Thousand Eyes was a one day performance at the Sydney Opera House on November 29, 2020. The performance took place with five cameras, one cleaner, a bell ringer and fifty participants. A creative response to social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic, the performance invited physical touch from 50 participants at a time when the human body and stranger intimacy were considered most risky.
Read more about the project: Cherine Fahd, Yearning For Touch – A Photo Essay, The Conversation. April 27, 2021.
Photographs taken by @Pamelapirovic