Sweet Sweat  (detail), 2015. Digital Print in collaboration with Francesca Ulivi (ph. Daniele Cavadini)

Sweet Sweat (detail), 2015. Digital Print in collaboration with Francesca Ulivi (ph. Daniele Cavadini)

Emotions are typically accompanied by physiological and behavioral changes in the body. Love. Anger. Courage. Fear. Anxiety. Feelings can trigger sweating. This costume is made out of silk and covered with sugar balls on its armpits. These small spheres allude to the droplets of perspiration on the skin, a site for intimate communication. The balls’ metallic finishing has a surrealist tone.

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