Melati Suryodarmo, HEAD PIECE, 1997, Video in loop, one-channel S-VHS, digitalised, 1m38s. Courtesy of the Artist

Time is essential to her work and the experience of it, as it transforms the performer, the audience and the space. Through aspects of her work like duration, inertia, observation, introspection and interaction, she aims to break through the short attention span of our individual, passive consumerism.