In every performance of BACKBONE, participants are invited to interact with a unique mantle made of fish vertebrae from Africa and bovine bone from Asia, connected with stainless steel wire from the USA. Cultural Keywords considered as points of departure include: Body, Celebrity, Community, Ethnicity, Fashion, Fetish, Identity, Multiculturalism, Participation, Power, Value.

Coreforms include spheres (bovine bone) and cylindrical segments (vertebrae). Photos of BACKBONE and other projects at »