"For us, the idea of having a work that has contradictions is very important—when, in affirming something, it includes itself and attacks itself. How can you put together all of these things that have nothing to do with each other? You use glue! Glue can be an idea, a word. You can use an ideological glue."
From the series, "Exclusive"
Pierre Huyghe discusses "Anlee," a Japanese manga character whose copyrights he purchased and loans out to other artists. The character has appeared in Huyghe's videos, "One Million Kingdoms" (2001) and "Two Minutes Out of Time" (2000), part of the collaborative project "No Ghost Just a Shell" (1999–2003) with Philippe Parreno.
Producer: Susan Sollins, Charles Atlas & Nick Ravich. Camera: Martial Barrault. Sound: Gilles Metivier. Editor: Mark Sutton. Artwork courtesy: Pierre Huyghe. Thanks: Marian Goodman Gallery.