"A Needle Woman" (2005)

"A Needle Woman," 2005
One channel of a six channel video installation, silent, 10:30 minute loop
Locations: Havana (Cuba), Jerusalem (Israel), N'Djamena (Chad), Patan (Nepal), Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), and Sana'a (Yemen)
© Kimsooja
Courtesy the artist

"When I first decided to make videos using my body as a medium, I was still thinking of making bottari because, in a way, video is a material way of wrapping the world and nature or the human being around me."