A Tinplate, A Boy is a performance on the human as a linguistic being, language as (gendered) violence and the ”Boy” as a linguistic subject position of vulnerability. 

In the beginning of the performance you can here sound from The Return by artist Benny Nemerofsky Ramsaybeing played. The piece is dedicated to him.

The video documentation is from when the piece was performed as part of Aggressive Gestures Part 2 in Dortmund, Germany. Video recorded by Yingmei Duan.

Seroconversion is Birt Berglund & Johan Sundell

Photographs by Marie Gavois