De la beauté dans le sacrifice.
FILM: “En Puntas” by Javier Perez
This video performance by Javier Perez features a ballerina whose shoes are extended by a set of sharp kitchen knives. She dances and twirls until reaching exhaustion, fighting to maintain balance on the lid of a grand piano. “The ballerina appears as an eerie figure expressing effort, sacrifice and pain in her strive for perfection. Both fragile and cruel…”
(Source: wetheurban, via wetheurban)