Intimately Social 5.10
Video installation 2010
The concept Intimately Social (Minna Palmqvist 2007-2015), has its starting point in the clashes between the intimate, physical body and the socially accepted, praised body ideal. Clahes between the reality, what we wish for and expectations from others
25kg of butter slowly melting.
A body sweating and crumpling, to finally collapse completely.
Intimately Social 5.10 is a video work addressing our vanity and desperate chase for beauty, even though we know nothing lasts forever.