In photography, creating paintings with light is called “light writing”. Rio de Janeiro based artist João Penoni goes one step further in his performance Lúmen by recreating his body as a statue of light. The traces of the tiny lights attached to his body embrace and devour him.

Made possible by: Ministério da Cultura, Ministério das Relações Exteriores, Funarte – Fundação Nacional de Artes.

German Premiere