Original Creative Work - Visual Art Work

PISSING

S Pahoki

TCB art inc | Published : 2017

Abstract

This exhibition is about pissing. It was conceived in response to the smell of urine in the alleyways of Melbourne. TCB Art Inc. is located in such a place. The downstairs entrance to the gallery sometimes reeks of piss, especially in summer in the stinking heat. If art is a form of communication, my message is, ‘guys, please, don’t piss in public places, please, use a toilet, please.’ After seeing this art exhibition, if one person thinks twice when next they want to urinate in a public place, then this exhibition would have been a success and it would have been worth it. If it makes no difference to the pissing in public, especially around TCB Art Inc., then I have failed. This is art w..

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University of Melbourne Researchers

Funding Acknowledgements

This exhibition is part of TCB’s Prolegomenon series supported by the City of Melbourne’s Arts Grants Program, Creative Victoria and Hells Kitchen, which encourages intergenerational exchange between emerging and established artist.