Stefa Govaart

Public Relations

Starting from geometries of relation––the shapes we assume in love, care, touch, that is, in dependency––Public Relations zooms in on the capacities and incapacities of linguistic description. Its interest is language's power to buttress who you are. Seeking a performative erotics through description, the research seeks an idiom of description that makes dis-identification possible.

By: Chloe Chignell | Dance and concept development: Alice Heyward, Stefa Govaart and Chloe Chignell | Residency: BUDA Kunstencentrum, Kortrijk (BE), April 6-17, 2021.