Cosey Fanni Tutti of Throbbing Gristle has taken her performance artist tendencies in another direction. This 18 minute piece was inspired by writer Xeni Jardin’s chemotherapy. From The Quietus:
“‘Bioschismic’ is created solely from audio and photographic documentation of Xeni’s time spent receiving chemotherapy. The repetitive drip drip rhythm of the toxic chemicals measured in precise doses over a specific period of time provide the prospect of extending (life) time. Time is the dominant force yet the effects of the drugs change the experience of time to a space that is other worldly – a different time zone – a schism within and for life itself.”
Here’s what it sounds like. Read more here.