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  1. Distressed, Liz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 3 minutes excerpted from 10 minutes, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.

  2. Five professional modern dancers worked to distress their new blue jeans on the sidewalk. For four hours on a busy Saturday afternoon, they were tightly choreographed to wear and tear their jeans on the street. 

    Credits:
    Performance work for Distressed was developed in collaboration with dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara. Distressed debuted on October 10th, 2009, on the Southwest corner of Union Square (NYC) as part of the Art in Odd Places: SIGN festival.

  3. Related Material+ Distressed, Le Mouvement 2014 Catalogue

  4. Distressed, Liz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 10 minutes, production still, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.

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      Distressed, Liz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 10 minutes, production still, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.

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      DistressedLiz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 10 minutes, production still, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.

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      DistressedLiz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 10 minutes, production still, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.

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      DistressedLiz Magic Laser, 2009, performance and single-channel video, 10 minutes, production still, Art in Odd Places, New York. Featuring dancers Yasemin Adali, David Botana, Gary Lai, Emily Quant and Aya Shibahara.


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