DISCLAIMER

INSTALLATION

ANA LUA CAIANO,

MARIA CAMILO,

MARGARIDA HONÓRIO,

TOMÁS QUEIROZ, JUN 2018

THIS INSTALLATION WAS INSPIRED BY THE MILGRAM EXPERIMENT AND THE AIM WAS TO EXPLORE THE DISCLAIMER BROUGHT BY TECNOLOGY.

IN THE MILGRAM EXPERIMENT PEOPLE INFLECT ELECTRIC SHOCKS TO THE PERSON THAT HAS BEING SUBMITTED TO QUESTIONS BECAUSE THEY ARE DISTANT FROM THEM AND DON'T FELL THAT THEY HAVE CAUSED THAT PAIN. HERE IN THIS INSTALLATION THERE'S A DOLL THAT REPRESENTS A PERSON AND ANOTHER PERSON THAT PRESSES A BUTTON. WHEN THE SECOND PERSON PRESSES THE BUTTON ONE OF THE THREADS THAT HOLDS THE DOLL IS LOOSE. UNTIL EVENTUALLY THE DOLL FELL DOWN.