Table-Obscura.II:Intimacy

installation ( 2010  )

Dining table is a dramatic theatre which including public and private space.

<Table-obscura.II : Intimacy> transforms a dining table into a camera obscura .By making use of the principal of optical imaging , the space where under the table can be revealed on the ground-glass dish. This process makes the hidden and private object revealed on a public area.The brightness of the image depends on the distance between the gazing position of the participants and the table.

Yet, the pre-recorded intimate conversation of a couple is adopted into this installation. Those conversations are presented in programme-based approach in order to show the playful episode of dialogic narrative. This approach is required two audiences participating in this installation , so that the notions of the piece can be exhibited.

The participants can experience the ambiguous relations of peeping and being peep, virtual and reality but also the dialogic narrative in this installation.