Artwork No. os10
Exploring the question of human dignity
Christiaan Bastiaans has been inquiring into the human condition throughout his career. For the Triennale, he created an original video work tracing the stories of people afflicted with Hansen’s disease who spent their lives isolated on Oshima.Actors from Japan and Europe are featured, with special participation by legendary actress and human rights advocate Liv Ullmann. Live performances will be held in Takamatsu (see p.187).