Performance, 60 min.

Marriage-seeking 2016

Digital Printed on wall, water-based black color pen, Printer paper, Pencils, Labels, Transparent tape, Scissors, Wood dinner table with two wood chairs 1st September, 2016

Galleri Mjólkurbúðin, Akureyri, Iceland

Video Documenation by Ka Ki Wong

“Marriage-Seeking 2016” is performed in Iceland on the first of September 2016 which contented that artist was waiting for people to marry her. The artwork will be performed in eight times during artist’s life, in every ten years. 

Artist has declared that if there’s one applicant, she’ll marry her/him. If there’s more than one, she’ll choose one. If there’s nobody, she’ll wait until next decade. Audience had to fill out an application form if they want to marry the artist.

There were 10 applicants:
6 females, 4 men.
6 from Iceland, 1 from Sweden, 2 from Australia, 1 from Canadian;
1956, 1962, 1966, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1985, 1992;
2 of Aries, 1 of Gemini, 4 of Cancer, 1 of Virgo, 2 of Pisces;
2 are married, 3 are unmarried, 1 is married-getting divorced, 2 Single, 2 wrote DE FACTO;
3 holds Bachelor, 3 holds Master, 4 unknown;
5 Artists, 1 Student, 1 Cultural Manager, 1 Artistic Director, 1 Assistant Client Rep,1 Businessman;
9 confirmed, 1 cancelled.

Application forms by applicants during event.