My Body is a Queer History Museum

(2019/2022)


> Paris 2022
Concept, choreography & direction :  River Lin
Curation: Madeleine Planeix-Crocker
Production: camin aktion
Music: Alexandre Bouvie
With Sherwood Chen, Wanjiru Kamuyu, Calixto Neto, Shihya Peng, Kai Simon Stoeger

21-22 May, 2022.
Lafayette Anticipations, Paris. In the context of Seen Through Others, solo exhibition by Xinyi Cheng.

> Taipei 2019
Concept, choreography & direction :  River Lin
performance: Tseng Chih-Wei, Chang Ko-Yang, Hsu Sheng-Han , Chien Shih-Han, Huang Gia-Yeh, Sherwin Chimera, Lee Song-En.

7-8 December, 2019.
Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, as part of project Liqueered curated by Yu Cheng-Ta.


︎ Video doc (Taipei)

Speculting what a queer museum would look like and feel like and considering the body of a museum is where historical embodiments and social progress have been collected and performed, My Body is a Queer History Museum is a performance project taking over a museum or exhibition spaces through choreographed happenings, community engagement and participation. 

In the newly restaged edition of this work for Lafayette Anticipation, 6 Paris-based dancers has contributed 

Photo by Chloé Magdelaine - Lafayette Anticipations (Paris, 2022). By You-wei Chen, Wei Chang, and Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts (Taipei, 2019)


Mark