KALIL CHARIF (BR)
Regurgitate, 2012, 2:18
“Regurgitate”, from the Speeches series, is an human body investigation that explores unsusual angles that develop the idea of strangeness on ourselves, in which new forms of embodiment of speeches emerge. Containing images taken during a silent speeches of the artist throughout the experience of connecting performance art and videoart as a hybrid research that overflows these two fields.
Khalil Charif born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1967. Lives and Works in Rio de Janeiro / Brazil. Studied at School of Visual Arts EAV Paque Lage in Rio de Janeiro, and has a post-graduate degree in Art History from PUC-Rio. Works in videoart and performance regularly since 2004. Major exhibitions / events: Low Lives 4, USA, 2012; 24es Instants Vidéo, France, 2011 ; Triennale of Contemporary Art, Czech Rep., 2008; Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, France, Germany, Spain, 2007-2008.