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Lin Ke

Fly

8 March — 2 June 2019

Tower Room, Second Floor
Please note the Tower Room is only accessible via a number of steps

Fly (2016) is a recent performance video by Lin Ke. Screened in our Tower Room, it features this young Chinese artist facing a laptop camera, his meditative position foiled by the irritating movement of his mouse cursor as if it were a flying insect.  Working within the boundaries of his computer desktop, the artist is at the same time networked into a globalised virtual world where there is trouble in paradise. Lin Ke was nominated for the Nam June Paik Art Center Prize in 2018.