“Awash” by Xavier Cortada
“Awash” is a performance piece by Xavier Cortada. The artist created the work during April-May 2015 as part of his artist residency at the Robert Rauschenberg Residency | Rising Seas Confab. The video was premiered during the opening of CLIMA art exhibit. Cortada’s scheduled the opening of his solo art exhibit addressing sea level rise, global climate change and biodiversity loss on November 30th, 2015 to coincide with the opening of the COP21 Paris Climate Talks.
To learn more about the CLIMA project, please visit www.cortada.com/clima