Beet (2009)

A multimedia performance rooted in romantic emotions, drawing paralells between vegetable and human physique. While a video plays a heart-shaped beet that is cut, shredded and re-arranged in the shape of a heart, a performer prepares roasted beet and goat cheese salad for the audience. Concept, video and performance by Alicia Marván. La Nave, Coatepec, Veracruz, Mexico. Duration: 30 minutes.