Flurina Casty
Limmatmära (2016)

'Limmatmära' was performed at Cabaret Voltaire in Zürich 2016 for the Manifesta 11. The spoken-word performance was in Swiss German. I invited the audience to sit on the stage while I illustrated the background to the story: A scene at the river-side on a Friday evening in mid summer, colored light bulbs, sweet wine and chilled music. As I was speaking the color squares, yellow and orange, projected on the surface behind partitioned themselves until a clear image would emerge from the blurriness.
The feel-good imagery ended abruptly once the story featured a realistic confrontation. At that moment I came forth and confronted them with an inconvenient truth...