A contact between two bodies. An intense sharing of information. A chemical cocktail in the brain. The Kiss is an audiovisual work that explores a simple gesture acted out between two lovers.
APOTROPIA is an artist duo formed by Antonella Mignone and Cristiano Panepuccia. Their work explores the intersections of dance, performing arts and electronic audiovisual production. Using light, sound, motion, bodies and time, APOTROPIA create works that explore the philosophical, anthropological and scientific elements of human culture.
APOTROPIA’s works have been exhibited internationally at Japan Media Arts Festival, The National Art Center, Tokyo; Digiark - National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts; Ars Electronica, Linz; FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, Brazil; WRO Media Art Biennale, Poland; BLOOOM Award, Germany; Microwave International New Media Arts Festival, Hong Kong; Directors Lounge, Germany; FutureFest Art Prize, London; Bienal Videofest, Mexico; Festival Internacional de la Imagen, Colombia; among many others.