Instead of hugging each other, our elbows touched. The participatory action “What does an elbow feel like?” explores the unusual touch of two elbows. Using clay and beeswax or rapeseed wax, a cultural development is documented in the form of sculpture. Is the elbow touch only a lame substitute for familiar ways of greeting or can it still become a valued touch without completely missing the perceptual dimension of feeling another body?
at the university
in the city