Marina Abramovic and Ulay, Auto Death, 1977. This project consisted of the artists sitting in front of the other, connected to the mouth. They took in their breaths until all the available oxygen is exhausted. The performance lasted only 17 minutes, resulting in the collapse of the two artists on the floor unconscious. This personal piece explored the idea of a person’s ability to absorb the life of another person, sharing and destroying it.
It’s A Rap: Somewhere between where I started and right now you caught my eye. Now all I can see is the distance between you and me.