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Wet Exit
Janet Biggs, 2015

Single-channel, high definition video, 16:9 format
Time: 10:16
Edition of 5, plus 2 APs


Video excerpt (Original is high definition)

Janet Biggs multi-media performance WET EXIT, with live musicians, synchronized kayaks, and projected video at the Brooklyn Bridge Park, Saturday September 23, 2011.

WET EXIT was presented by Smack Mellon as part of the DUMBO arts festival 2011.

The video documentation of this event was filmed by Eve Sussman, Simon Lee and Nerina Penzhorn.

WET EXIT was made possible through generous support from the Walentas Family and Two Trees Management. This project is also funded in part with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York State Council on the Arts, and with generous support from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and The Concordia Foundation and by the Experimental Television Center's Finishing Funds Award. The Experimental Television Center's Finishing Funds program is supported by the Electronic Media and Film Program at the New York State Council on the Arts.

Musicians:
Drums: Blake Fleming
Cello: William Martina
Violin: Earl Maneein

Vocalist:
Carol Grayson-Johnson

Kayak Paddlers:
New York Kayak Polo team members (nykayakpolo.org) Margaret Mann, Agassi Nakhapetian, Agnes Simon, Lev Grote and Jake Lewis.
 

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