Video

Birthday Suit - with scars and defects

Lisa Steele

1974, 13:23 minutes, B&W, English

TAPECODE 130.09

"On the occasion of my 27th birthday I decided to do a tape that chronicled my passage through time. I have always been clumsy, tripping, dropping, falling with alarming regularity. This tape accepts the extent of the consequences." L.S.

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